A 48-year-old member asked:
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I am 42 years old and was told that I have age related macular degeneration what can I do to preserve vision?

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Dr. Todd Purkiss
16 years experience in Ophthalmology
Correct diagnosis?: At age 42, you are unlikely to have age-related macular degeneration. That is a disease of people aged 50+. I would see a retina specialist to confirm the diagnosis.
Answered on Apr 7, 2014

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