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What is the first symptom of macular degeneration?

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Dr. Michael Colucciello
Ophthalmology

In brief: Metamorphopsia

Metamorphopsia.

In brief: Metamorphopsia

Metamorphopsia.
Dr. Michael Colucciello
Dr. Michael Colucciello
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Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery

In brief: See below

Usually central distortion in the vision of one (sometimes both) eye(s).
Straight lines may appear wavy (metamorphopsia).

In brief: See below

Usually central distortion in the vision of one (sometimes both) eye(s).
Straight lines may appear wavy (metamorphopsia).
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
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Dr. Samuel Barone
Ophthalmology

In brief: Vision changes

The first symptom most people experience with macular degeneration is a change in vision.
An amsler grid is a simple screening tool available for home use that can allow patients who are at risk for macular degeneration to monitor for such changes.

In brief: Vision changes

The first symptom most people experience with macular degeneration is a change in vision.
An amsler grid is a simple screening tool available for home use that can allow patients who are at risk for macular degeneration to monitor for such changes.
Dr. Samuel Barone
Dr. Samuel Barone
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