Retinal pigment epithelial detachments in age-related macular degeneration: classification and therapeutic options.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Retinal pigment epithelial detachment (PED) is an important predictor of vision loss in patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Here we review the historical PEDs subtypes, include recent insights into PED pathogenesis provided by modern imaging modalities, and summarize the current options for treatment.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Pepple, K; Mruthyunjaya, P

Published Date

  • May 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 26 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 198 - 208

PubMed ID

  • 21609233

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1744-5205

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3109/08820538.2011.570850


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England