Macular degeneration manifests differently in Asians and Caucasians

Age-related macular degeneration may occur differently in Asian people than it does in those from Causcasian backgrounds, a Korean study suggests. The cross-sectional study, conducted on behalf of the Epidemiologic Survey Committee of the Korean Ophthalmologic Society, included around 15,000 people over 40 years of age with gradable fundus photographs.

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