Bilateral involvement by age related maculopathy lesions in a population.

AIMS To describe the influences of age and sex on the frequency of bilateral age related macular degeneration (AMD) and age related maculopathy (ARM) lesions. METHODS The Blue Mountains Eye Study examined 3654 older Australians, 82% of permanent residents living in an area west of Sydney. Stereo macular photographs were graded for AMD (neovascular… CONTINUE READING