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Wet Macular Degeneration

"Wet Macular Degeneration" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A form of RETINAL DEGENERATION in which abnormal CHOROIDAL NEOVASCULARIZATION occurs under the RETINA and MACULA LUTEA, causing bleeding and leaking of fluid. This leads to bulging and or lifting of the macula and the distortion or destruction of central vision.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Wet Macular Degeneration" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Wet Macular Degeneration" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 48 publications over 8 distinct years, with a maximum of 12 publications in 2014
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.