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THE MACULAR
DEGENERATION COMMUNITY

Ann


 

Name
Ann Norman

Born
5/3/1949

Home
Naples, Florida

Diagnosis
myopic degeneration

Eyes Affected
left

Eye Color
blue

Age at Diagnosis
56

Treatment
PDT on 8/15/05

Prognosis or Current State of Vision
Right eye corrected with glasses. Left eye decreased now with small grey mist.

Family History
Both mom and dad wore glasses, but not terrible bad vision.

Impact on My Life
Shocked and scared when diagnosed last week.

Positive Effects
Took strong stock of my life. Can still work at my career.

Adaptations

None needed yet. Worried about the future.

Working

Full time employment as a nurse.