When your eye bleeds

Wet macular degeneration causes blurred vision or a blind spot in your visual field.  It is caused by abnormal blood vessels that leak fluid or blood into the macula, which is responsible for central vision. Wet macular degeneration is one of two types of age-related macular degeneration. The other type — dry macular degeneration —Continue reading “When your eye bleeds”

When You See Wavy Lines…

If you suddenly notice wavy lines in your vision, it could be fluid leaking in your retina.   In central serous retinopathy,  blood vessels underneath the retina leak and build up, causing distorted vision.   The retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) is responsible for preventing fluid from leaking from the choroid under the retina.   When the RPE becomesContinue reading “When You See Wavy Lines…”