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Macular degeneration, age-related, 11

Macular degeneration, age-related, 11: Introduction

Macular degeneration, age-related, 11: An increased susceptibility to age-related macular degeneration linked to chromosome 20p11.2 (CST3 gene). More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Macular degeneration, age-related, 11 is available below.

Symptoms of Macular degeneration, age-related, 11

Treatments for Macular degeneration, age-related, 11

  • There is currently no medical or surgical treatment found to effectively treat this condition
  • Factors that are suggested to aid with prevention or delay disease progression in the early stages include:
    • Consuming adequate amounts of antioxidants such as Vitamins A, C and E, Zinc and lutein
    • Consuming adequate amounts of omega-3 fatty acids
    • Avoidance of smoking
  • more treatments...»

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  1. Macular degeneration, age-related, 11: Introduction
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  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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