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Adult-onset vitelliform macular dystrophy


Other Names for this Disease

  • Adult-onset foveomacular vitelliform dystrophy
  • AVMD
  • Foveomacular dystrophy, adult-onset, with choroidal neovascularization
  • Foveomacular dystrophy, adult-onset; AOFMD
  • Macular dystrophy, vitelliform, adult-onset
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  • I was diagnosed with AFVD. Is there any type of treatment for this rare disorder? Click here for answer

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Other Names for this Disease
  • Adult-onset foveomacular vitelliform dystrophy
  • AVMD
  • Foveomacular dystrophy, adult-onset, with choroidal neovascularization
  • Foveomacular dystrophy, adult-onset; AOFMD
  • Macular dystrophy, vitelliform, adult-onset
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.