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Diana


 

Name
Diana Fimiano

Born
04/18/53

Home
Bethlehem, PA

Diagnosis
Macular Retinal Pigment Epithiliopathy

Eyes Affected
Left

Eye Color
Brown

Age at Diagnosis
51

Treatment
None as yet. Very close monitoring first 2 years. Am on AREDS vitamins presently. See Optometrist and RS yearly.

Prognosis or Current State of Vision
At times floaters/flashers

Family History
None

Impact on My Life
Right now am "holding my own." A bit slower response to light changes. Can still drive at night and do all I have been doing ...especially my photography!

More About Me
"What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." --RW Emerson