macular edema

September 28, 2009

Company Hopes Injectable Implant Cures Diabetic Macular Edema

Intraocular drug delivery systems are developing to treat diabetic macular edema. Sustained release systems offer hope of long term treatment, compliance and little or no side effects.
September 30, 2009

Everything "Macular" – What is the Macula?

The term "macular" describes several conditions that may affect the macula. It, by itself, is not a disease.
October 13, 2009

Diabetes – A Disease of Blood Vessels, Especially in the Eye

Diabetes can be approached as a disease that affects blood vessels. This is true in diabetic peripheral neuropathy, kidney disease and diabetic retinopathy.
October 15, 2009

Diabetic Retinopathy: Have You Lost Vision from Diabetic Retinopathy?

There are 4 stages of diabetic retinopathy. Each stage is based upon the appearance of the retinas at the time of examination and are not based […]