Juvenile macular degenerations are inherited forms of macular degeneration that are diagnosed earlier than the age-related form.
Currently, the NEI does not have a factsheet on this condition.
For more information from other health sites, please visit the following webpage:
American Academy of Ophthalmology, What Is Juvenile Macular Degeneration?
Macular Degeneration Support, Types of Juvenile Macular Degeneration
Macular Degeneration Foundation, Juvenile Macular Degeneration
The NEI Eye Health Organizations Database is a tool can that help you find sources of eye health-related information for the public.
NEI Eye Health Organization Database, Keyword = Macular Degeneration
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