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Would an infection access in the cornea cause dry type amd?

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Dr. H. Michael Lambert
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Amd occurs in the retina, specifically the macula of the eye.
It is not related to the cornea or corneal infection.

In brief: No

Amd occurs in the retina, specifically the macula of the eye.
It is not related to the cornea or corneal infection.
Dr. H. Michael Lambert
Dr. H. Michael Lambert
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Unrelated

Corneal illness usually is isolated from amd which is in the retina at the back of the eye.
A corneal infection or abcess needs treatment but does not cause any changes of the retina.

In brief: Unrelated

Corneal illness usually is isolated from amd which is in the retina at the back of the eye.
A corneal infection or abcess needs treatment but does not cause any changes of the retina.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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