150 – Genetic Testing a New Frontier in Management of Inherited Retinal Diseases

OD Fee $30

CE Hours = 1

On one hand many genetic retinal degenerative diseases are difficult to differentially diagnose, particularly in early stages. On the other hand, non-genetic disorders can mimic inherited retinopathies. Additionally, many genetic diseases have associated systemic findings had have to be investigated after proper diagnosis. Genetic testing adds another level of confidence to make more accurate diagnosis.