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20 November 2023

Macular Degeneration

What is macular degeneration Macular degeneration is a condition that reduces vision in the central region of the retina, leaving peripheral […]
20 November 2023

Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy is the second cause of blindness in Western societies. It occurs in people suffering from diabetes. […]
20 November 2023

Central Serous Retinopathy

Central Serous Retinopathy (CSR) is a condition that affects the macula.
The exact causes that cause it are not known, but […]
20 November 2023

Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a group of chronic eye diseases, which are characterized by damage to the optic nerve. Primary open-angle glaucoma […]
20 November 2023

Cone Dystrophy

Cone dystrophy usually manifests itself between the first and third decades of life, progressively and bilaterally reducing central vision and color […]
20 November 2023

Congenital Nystagmus

Congenital nystagmus are involuntary rhythmic movements of the eyes that manifest themselves when the infant is a few weeks […]
20 November 2023

Retinitis Pigmentosa

Retinitis pigmentosa is a generalized name for a group of hereditary disorders, the result of genetic mutations. It is […]
20 November 2023

Albinism

Albinism is a set of genetic disorders characterized by the body’s inability to produce melanin, a dark pigment […]
20 November 2023

Retinopathy of Prematurity

Premature newborns with a gestational duration of less than 31 weeks and weighing less than 1,250 grams are […]