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Macular Edema

"Macular Edema" 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.

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Fluid accumulation in the outer layer of the MACULA LUTEA that results from intraocular or systemic insults. It may develop in a diffuse pattern where the macula appears thickened or it may acquire the characteristic petaloid appearance referred to as cystoid macular edema. Although macular edema may be associated with various underlying conditions, it is most commonly seen following intraocular surgery, venous occlusive disease, DIABETIC RETINOPATHY, and posterior segment inflammatory disease. (From Survey of Ophthalmology 2004; 49(5) 470-90)


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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Macular Edema" by people in UAMS Profiles by year, and whether "Macular Edema" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 9 publications over 6 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2008 and 2011 and 2016
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