Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), also known as macular degeneration, is a common eye disorder. It’s caused by deterioration of the macula, a small area in the center of the retina in the back of the eye.
Macular degeneration causes central vision loss. Your central vision is what you see in front of you when you’re looking straight ahead.
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Article Written By: Valencia Higuera
Original Article Posted on: January 8, 2021
Link to Original Article: https://www.healthline.com/health/macular-degeneration