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Macular Degeneration

"Macular Degeneration" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Degenerative changes in the RETINA usually of older adults which results in a loss of vision in the center of the visual field (the MACULA LUTEA) because of damage to the retina. It occurs in dry and wet forms.


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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Macular Degeneration" by people in this website by year, and whether "Macular Degeneration" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 134 publications over 24 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2011
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