Age-Related Macular Degeneration by Jennifer I. Lim

By Jennifer I. Lim

This reference showcases exudative and nonexudative AMD remedy recommendations utilizing argon and diode lasers, submacular and macular translocation surgical procedure, photodynamic treatment, radiation, feeder vessel remedy, thermotherapy, and antiangiogenesis medications. together with a hundred and sixty colour illustrations, Age-Related Macular Degeneration will profit scientific ophthalmologists, pathologists, physiologists, and pharmacologists; optometrists; mobilephone and molecular biologists and biochemists; retinal experts; AMD researchers; and graduate and clinical university scholars in those disciplines.

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14 Sippy and Hinton 86. Matsunaga H, Handa JT, Gelfman CM, Hjelmeland LM. The mRNA phenotype of a human RPE cell line at replicative senescence. Mol Vis 1999;5:39–45. 87. Marshall J et al. Aging and Bruch’s membrane. In: Marmor MF, Wolfensberger TJ, eds. The Retinal Pigment Epithelium: Function and Disease, 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998:669–692. 2 Histopathological Characteristics of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Ehud Zamir Hadassah–Hebrew University Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel Narsing A.

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Aging and Bruch’s membrane. In: Marmor MF, Wolfensberger TJ, eds. The Retinal Pigment Epithelium: Function and Disease, 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998:669–692. 2 Histopathological Characteristics of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Ehud Zamir Hadassah–Hebrew University Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel Narsing A. Rao Doheny Eye Institute, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California I. INTRODUCTION Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is common among the elderly, and its incidence increases progressively with advancing age.

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