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Table 3 Progression of idiopathic macular telangiectasis type 2

From: Idiopathic macular telangiectasis type 2 and co-existent diabetic retinopathy

Stage of IJRT (type II) 1st visit (%) n = 28 Last visit (%) n = 28
Stage I 1 (3.57%) 1 (3.57%)
Stage II 3 (10.71%) 2 (7.14%)
Stage III 11 (39.28%) 7 (25%)
Stage IV 7 (25%) 15 (53.57%)
Stage V 3 (10.72%) 3 (10.72%)
No MacTel2 3* (10.72%) 0
  1. * Three eyes which did not have MacTel2 at baseline, included 2 eyes of one patient in whom early MacTel2 may have been missed and later, the patient presented to us 2 decades later with exudative complications. The third case was a patient with PDR who at presentation had a subhyaloid haemorrhage making assessment of macula and comment of presence of MacTel2 difficult