Laser coagulation

What is Laser coagulation?

This surgery is used to treat a number of eye diseases. During the procedure, a laser is used to finely cauterize ocular blood vessels to attempt to bring about various therapeutic benefits. It is used in the treatment of diabetic retinopathy and age related macular degeneration.

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I am a diabetic from Zambia, Africa. I initially started having glaucoma some years ago. In the last one year I have been attending PRO Laser treatment...

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From what you have described, you may be suffering from diabetic retinopathy. PRP (Pan Retinal...

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last november i was diagnosed with stress related problem with right eye known as central serus retinopathy i am still suffering...up until this i...

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You are already on anti hypertensive and anti depressant drugs.

Central retinopathy is a condition where there is a...

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Hi, I am 49 years of age, 160cm, 73 kg. i have an hereditary bone disease, osteopetrosis which causes me to break bones easily and gives me...

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Established procedure for diabetic retinopathy is to have flourocine angiography followed by laser photocoagulation....

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