Okay, so I have seen the retina specialist and the news was not what I was hoping for. I have no idea what Cystoid Macular Degeneration of retina is, but I have it and it's stable. This is addition to the 3 cataracts, astigmatism and Progressive high (degenerative) myopia. I just really don't understand. At this point I am not legally blind but am a candidate for low vision so maybe I can work and drive (which is good). But I just don't understand why all of these things can just pop up out of the clear blue, I'm only 30 years old, I'v always had vision problems but no one ever told me that all of this was a possibility.
So, what exactly is Cystoid Macular Degeneration and is it cure-able and are my six retinal tears related to this?
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.