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Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Age and Diabetes: The most common retinopathies are caused by age (macular degeneration) and diabetes (diabetic retinopathy). There are many others as well.

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Dr. Michael Ham
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Premature birth!: The cause is due to premature birth and possibly use of high oxygen concentration for breathing in premature infants. The retina is not fully develop ... Read More
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Dr. Christopher Guzik
23 years experience Family Medicine
Many things: Csr is an eye disease which causes visual impairment, often temporarily, usually in one eye, mostly affecting males in the age group 20 to 50 but whic ... Read More
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Dr. Rebecca Dale
20 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: Hydroxychloroquine-associated retinopathy is more common based on a higher cumulative dosage. For standard doses, your risk will increase after 5 yea ... Read More
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