Monthly Archives: March 2013

MACULAR HOLE

March 10, 2013
Posted in Know Your Diseases

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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 […]

DIABETIC RETINOPATHY

March 2, 2013
Posted in Know Your Diseases

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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 […]