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Diseases » Retina Conditions » Summary
 

What is Retina Conditions?

What is Retina Conditions?

  • Retina Conditions: Any condition that affects the retina of the eye.

Retina Conditions: Introduction

Types of Retina Conditions:

Types of Retina Conditions:

Broader types of Retina Conditions:

How many people get Retina Conditions?

Prevalance of Retina Conditions: 1,800,000 people have severely impaired vision because of retinal disease in the US (Research to Prevent Blindness, NISE, NSF)
Prevalance Rate of Retina Conditions: approx 1 in 151 or 0.66% or 1.8 million people in USA [about data]

What causes Retina Conditions?

Causes of Retina Conditions: see causes of Retina Conditions

What are the symptoms of Retina Conditions?

Symptoms of Retina Conditions: see symptoms of Retina Conditions

Retina Conditions: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Retina Conditions.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Retina Conditions.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Retina Conditions: Ophthalmologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Retina Conditions.
Treatments for Retina Conditions: see treatments for Retina Conditions
Prevention of Retina Conditions: see prevention of Retina Conditions
Research for Retina Conditions: see research for Retina Conditions

Society issues for Retina Conditions


Hospitalization statistics for Retina Conditions: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Retina Conditions:

  • 0.09% (11,478) of hospital consultant episodes were for retinal detachments and breaks in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 99% of hospital consultant episodes for retinal detachments and breaks required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 60% of hospital consultant episodes for retinal detachments and breaks were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 40% of hospital consultant episodes for retinal detachments and breaks were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Organs Affected by Retina Conditions:

Organs and body systems related to Retina Conditions include:

Name and Aliases of Retina Conditions

Main name of condition: Retina Conditions

Other names or spellings for Retina Conditions:

Retina Conditions: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Retina Conditions:

 

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