Definitions for macular degeneration
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
degeneration of the macula in the center of the retina, resulting in a loss of central vision but not affecting peripheral vision.
eye disease caused by degeneration of the cells of the macula lutea and results in blurred vision; can cause blindness
A disease of the retina of the eye resulting in loss of central vision.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
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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