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Eye diseases unpublished

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Thyroid eye disease - myDr.com.au

Thyroid eye disease occurs in people with thyroid disease and is characterised by inflammation, swelling and eventual scarring.

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Childhood eye diseases and conditions - Fred Hollows

The Fred Hollows Foundation's programs treat various eye diseases which can lead to blindness. Find out more about these devastating eye conditions.

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Diabetes and eye diseases: Health information | myVMC

Diabetes is a condition that affects the bodys ability to control sugar levels. This can be due to autoimmune damage to the pancreas (Type 1), or to decreased effects of insulin due to poor diet (Type 2). Both types of diabetes are associated with a wide range of complications, such as eye disease.

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Trachoma disease - causes & treatment - Fred Hollows

The Fred Hollows Foundation's programs treat various eye diseases which can lead to blindness. Find out more about these devastating eye conditions.

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Ischaemic maculopathy (eye disease) information | myVMC

Ischaemic maculopathy is a sight threatening condition for which there are currently no effective treatments. It is a type of diabetic retinopathy.

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Thyroid Eye Disease - Targeting Cancer

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Family history | Vision Initiative

Information on the link between family history of eye disease and eye health

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Glaucoma (eye disease) information | myVMC

Glaucoma, a group of disorders affecting the eyes, is a leading cause of blindness. Increased intraocular pressure damages eye tissues and the optic nerve.

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Retinoschisis (eye disease) information | myVMC

Retinoschisis occurs when the eye's retina splits into two layers. It causes gradual visual loss and may lead to retinal detachment.

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The human eye anatomy & functions - Fred Hollows

The Fred Hollows Foundation's programs treat various eye diseases which can lead to blindness. Find out more about these devastating eye conditions.

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