Where is an intravitreal injection for wet (exudative) age-related macular degeneration (AMD) performed?

Updated: Oct 10, 2019
  • Author: David T Wong, MD, FRCSC; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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In many countries, including United States, Canada, and Australia, performing intravitreal injection in a minor procedure room or examination room under sterile conditions is common practice. However, some countries or centers recommend this procedure in an operating room.


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