Dealing with a Rare Eye Disease in the Midst of COVID19

By: Patricia Salber MD, MBA (@docweighsin)

After being diagnosed with a rare eye disease, a doctor learns the best treatment is immunosuppression — a risky choice in the midst of COVID19.

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I took a pass on keeping the regular follow-up visit with my retinal specialist in April. I said to myself (and anyone else who would listen), there’s no…