Monthly Archives: March 2013


March 10, 2013
Posted in Know Your Diseases


What is macular hole? Macula is an area over the retina responsible for our visual acuity and color vision. Fovea is an area of macula which is responsible for central vision. A macular hole is an either full-thickness or partial thickness break of retinal tissue involving the fovea of the macula. Which people can develop […]


March 2, 2013
Posted in Know Your Diseases


What Is Diabetic Retinopathy? Diabetes, the “Silent Killer” affects four vital organs of body i.e. eyes, heart, kidney & nervous system. In eyes it primarily affects retina and causes Diabetic Retinopathy. Retina is like a film within a camera which receives the image of an object seen and transmits its impulse to the brain. Macula […]