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Is wet macular degeneration a common form of macular degeneration?

Wet macular degeneration is much less common that dry macular degeneration. 10 to 15 percent of people who have macular degeneration have wet macular degeneration. However, of the people who have advanced macular degeneration, two-thirds have the wet kind.

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