Can Diabetic Macular Edema cause blindness?
Diabetic Macular Edema is a leading cause of blindness. If left untreated, diabetic macular edema can cause severe vision loss and even blindness.
Is Diabetic Macular Edema related to Diabetic Retinopathy?
YDiabetic Macular Edema can be linked to Diabetic Retinopathy, which is another retinal condition common for diabetic patients which affects the blood vessels in the retina.
Can you get Diabetic Macular Edema if you aren’t diabetic?
es, while Diabetic Macular Edema is often caused from complications related to Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Edema can also stem from other retinal conditions or eye surgeries.
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Conditions We Treat
Our ophthalmologists are experienced in diagnosing and treating many retinal conditions.