Macular Edema in Diabetes Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Oct 04, 2021
  • Author: Emmanouil Mavrikakis, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Other problems to be considered in patients with possible diabetic macular edema (DME) include the following:

  • Cystoid macular edema

  • Hypotonic retinopathy

  • Macular pucker

  • Epinephrine use in aphakia

Differential Diagnoses