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What is Macular degeneration, polymorphic?

What is Macular degeneration, polymorphic?

  • Macular degeneration, polymorphic: An inherited vision disorder which affects both eyes.

Macular degeneration, polymorphic is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Macular degeneration, polymorphic, or a subtype of Macular degeneration, polymorphic, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Macular degeneration, polymorphic: Introduction

Types of Macular degeneration, polymorphic:

Broader types of Macular degeneration, polymorphic:

What causes Macular degeneration, polymorphic?

Causes of Macular degeneration, polymorphic: see causes of Macular degeneration, polymorphic

What are the symptoms of Macular degeneration, polymorphic?

Symptoms of Macular degeneration, polymorphic: see symptoms of Macular degeneration, polymorphic

Onset of Macular degeneration, polymorphic: 5-15 years

Can anyone else get Macular degeneration, polymorphic?

More information: see contagiousness of Macular degeneration, polymorphic
Inheritance: see inheritance of Macular degeneration, polymorphic

Macular degeneration, polymorphic: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Macular degeneration, polymorphic.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Macular degeneration, polymorphic.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Macular degeneration, polymorphic: Ophthalmologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Macular degeneration, polymorphic.
Treatments for Macular degeneration, polymorphic: see treatments for Macular degeneration, polymorphic

Name and Aliases of Macular degeneration, polymorphic

Main name of condition: Macular degeneration, polymorphic

Other names or spellings for Macular degeneration, polymorphic:

Polymorphic macular degeneration

Best Disease, Coloboma of Macula, Cystoid Macular Degeneration, Hereditary Hemorrhagic Macular Dystrophy, Polymorphic Macula Lutea Degeneration
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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