macular edema


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macular edema

Ophthalmology Waxing and waning retinal thickening due to the accumulation of fluid, seen in Pts with diabetic retinopathy, seen with a binocular slit lamp or stereoscopic fundus photography; while ME has no visual consequences, it is often accompanied by hard exudates, which are associated with loss of vision. See Diabetic retinopathy, Hard exudate.
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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls (CMC) Prior-Approval Supplement (PAS) for the EYLEA (aflibercept) Injection prefilled syringe to treat neovascular (wet) age-related macular degeneration (Wet AMD), macular edema following retinal vein occlusion (RVO), diabetic macular edema (DME) and diabetic retinopathy (DR).
These forward-looking statements include expectations regarding the potential benefits of the SCS injection platform and the potential approval and commercialization of XIPERE for the treatment of macular edema associated with uveitis.
Randomized, sham-controlled trial of dexamethasone intravitreal implant in patients with macular edema due to retinal vein occlusion.
We also excluded patients with Type 1 DM, moderate-to-severe NPDR, proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR), or CSME cases at the time of cataract surgery, and those with a history of laser photocoagulation for macular edema. Only one eye of the subjects having bilateral surgery was included in the study.
All 9 eyes were evaluated as having non-center-involving parafoveal macular edema using SD-OCT images.
"Retinal diseases like age-related macular degeneration and diabetic macular edema are progressive conditions that can be managed effectively if diagnosed in a timely manner.
SDOCT revealed cystoid macular edema (CME) OD and solid pigment epithelial detachment (PED) with subretinal fluid OS.
Patients who had macular edema secondary to a cause other than diabetes or any concomitant ocular pathologies aside from diabetic retinopathy or vitreoretinal surface disorders were also excluded.
Methods: Seventy-two eyes of 59 patients with diabetic macular edema were divided into two groups of 41 eyes (Group-A) and 31 eyes (Group-B).