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THE MACULAR
DEGENERATION COMMUNITY

Laura


 

Name
Laura Russo

Born
12/26/30

Home
Yonkers, New York

Diagnosis
Macular Degeneration

Eyes Affected
Left

Eye Color
Brown

Age at Diagnosis
72

Treatment
Got 1st treatment of Photodynamic Therapy about a month ago. Have to see the retna specialist again in November.

Prognosis or Current State of Vision
See blurry.

Family History
My mother has same problem.

Impact on My Life
Was pretty upset. I just went for an eye exam, thinking I needed new glasses. I realize there isn't much I can do about it, except hope for the best.

Working
Retired.