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A 66-year-old female asked:

hi would lucentis (ranibizumab) achieve the same result as prp? so if yes. why use both together?

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Dr. Robert Kent
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 12 years experience
Similar ends: But mechanism of action very, very different. Your physician may be thinking they could complement each other and this is possible. Would recommend discussing further with your physician to explain thought process.

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