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Re: [IPk] Diabetic Macular Oedema

Thanks Melissa, I stand corrected! I thought it was only for use in 
macular degeneration.

On 07/06/11 06:56, Melissa Ford wrote:
> Hi June and Di
> Lucentis was approved by the US FDA for macular oedema last year:
> The EU regulatory agency has just approved the use of Lucentis in
> retinal vein occlusion:
> http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUSLDE75505R20110606?irpc=932
> Here's a page from the University of Birmingham re Avastin for
> diabetic macular oedema:
> http://medweb.bham.ac.uk/easdec/avastinpatientsdrmo.html
> And here's a report from last year re the positive clinical trial
> results of using Lucentis in diabetic macular oedema:
> Hope these links are of interest
> Melissa
> On Monday, June 6, 2011, June Searle<email @ redacted>  wrote:
>> PS  I have just seen that Lucentis has not been approved for diabetic use
>> yet.  I got this wrong.
>> June
> .
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