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Flashcards in Objective 5b Macular Holes Deck (3):
1

What usually causes a Macular hole?

Multiple layers of the central retina are destroyed. Usually caused by the vitreous body pulling away from tissues surrounding the macula area.

2

What are symptoms of macular holes?

Central vision changes
Trouble reading small print /distortion

3

What test is preformed often with this condition?

Amsler grid