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Year : 2021  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 57-60

Laser in diabetic macular edema

Department of Ophthalmology, Kasr Elaini Hospital, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt

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Dr. Tamer A Macky
29th, 1th Street, Apt. 11 Maadi 1141, Cairo
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DOI: 10.4103/erj.erj_2_22

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Laser photocoagulation has been an integral part of the management of diabetic macular edema (DME) for decades. And despite the dramatic changes in retinal imaging and the availability of new treatment options over the years it is still has a role in the pharmacotherapy era. First, as a supplementary treatment in eyes with CI-DME inadequately responding to antiVEGFs and steroids; to reduce the number and frequency of injections. And secondly, it is the only scientifically proven option for eyes with non CIDME with CSME features.

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