Geographic atrophy: clinical features and potential therapeutic approaches.

  title={Geographic atrophy: clinical features and potential therapeutic approaches.},
  author={Frank G. Holz and Erich C Strauss and Steffen Schmitz-Valckenberg and Menno van Lookeren Campagne},
  volume={121 5},
In contrast to wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD), where loss of vision is typically acute and treatment leads to a relatively rapid reduction in retinal fluid and subsequent improvements in visual acuity (VA), disease progression and vision loss in geographic atrophy (GA) owing to AMD are gradual processes. Although GA can result in significant visual function deficits in reading, night vision, and dark adaptation, and produce dense, irreversible scotomas in the visual field, the… CONTINUE READING
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