Author | Dr Zachary Bodnar

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Diagnosing and treating MacTel degenerative retinal disease

August 01, 2017

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Idiopathic macular telangiectasia (MacTel) is bilateral condition characterised by ectatic capillaries of the macula and atrophy of the neurosensory retina. Familiarity with the distinctive intraretinal cavitation on SD-OCT in type 2, the most common type, is key for correct diagnosis.