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A 40-year-old female asked:

What are my chances of going completely blind, now that i have diabetic macula edema?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Most cases don't get that severe, but every case is different. There is simply no way for a distant forum expert to know without a lot more information about your particular symptoms, exam, type of diabetes, and how well controlled it is. You'll need to discuss this with your doctor(s). Good luck.
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