Healthy Living June 4, 2019

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BANGOR, Maine (WABI) - Wet macular degeneration the leading cause of visual loss in the elderly population of the United States can be complicated by hemorrhage under the retina which is sight threatening.

A surgical technique employing a medicine called tissue plasminogen activator (TPA) can resolve the hemorrhage and help to restore sight

Relevant Reference:
www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles