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What causes retinal disorders?

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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Many things!!!

The most common retinal diseases are macular degeneration (older patients), tears and detachments (extreme nearsightedness) and macular holes and epiretinal membranes.
The range of retinal disease is very broad.

In brief: Many things!!!

The most common retinal diseases are macular degeneration (older patients), tears and detachments (extreme nearsightedness) and macular holes and epiretinal membranes.
The range of retinal disease is very broad.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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Dr. Abdul Khan
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Variety of causes

Retinal disorders can be caused by a wide variety of conditions, such as infection, inflammation, chronic medical conditions such as diabetes, trauma, degeneration, hereditary and even some unknown causes.

In brief: Variety of causes

Retinal disorders can be caused by a wide variety of conditions, such as infection, inflammation, chronic medical conditions such as diabetes, trauma, degeneration, hereditary and even some unknown causes.
Dr. Abdul Khan
Dr. Abdul Khan
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Dr. Theodore Wu
Ophthalmology

In brief: Retina

Causes include trauma, tumors, infections, cancers, heredity, inflammation, herpes viruses, high blood pressure, diabetes, lupus, sickle cell, syphilis, hiv, toxoplasmosis, behcet's disease, etc.

In brief: Retina

Causes include trauma, tumors, infections, cancers, heredity, inflammation, herpes viruses, high blood pressure, diabetes, lupus, sickle cell, syphilis, hiv, toxoplasmosis, behcet's disease, etc.
Dr. Theodore Wu
Dr. Theodore Wu
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