Cancer-associated retinopathy

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Cancer-associated retinopathy

Synonyms: CAR syndrome | Paraneoplastic retinopathy

Cancer associated retinopathy (CAR) is a paraneoplastic disease of the eye associated with the presence of extraocular malignancy and circulating autoantibodies against retinal proteins.

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Advocacy Organizations

Uganda Alliance of Patients Organization

Uganda Alliance of Patients’ Organization (UAPO) is a not-for profit patient- led NGO aiming to amplify the patients’ voice while advocating for improvements and access to quality and equitable health care through a patient centered approach. We promote meaningful involvement and engagement of patients in matters affecting their lives as they interact with HCPs and decision makers.

Clinical Trials

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