It is possible that the main title of the report Macular Degeneration is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report.
Deposits at the back of the eye, called
drusen. Eyes with large, soft drusen deposits are at a
greater risk for developing abnormal blood vessels and wet AMD.
diet high in saturated fat and cholesterol.
Not getting enough carotenoids, antioxidant vitamins, and zinc in your diet.
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