Leading Causes of Blindness

Short description:

The online magazine NIH Medline Plus, a publication of the National Institutes of Health and the Friends of of the National Library of Medicine, published a webpage explaining the different visual impairments people can suffer from. 

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Publishing organization:

NIH Medline Plus



Long description:

Along every eye impairment description, there is a picture of how people see when they suffer from this condition and the available treatments.

The impairments described here are:

- Cataracts

- Glaucoma

- Macular degeneration

- Diabetic Retinopathy

Copyright information:

import from Sensage project