Wales Council of the Blind

Best's disease

Definition: Best's disease, also known as Best's vitelliform macular dystrophy, is a hereditary form of progressive macular dystrophy first identified in 1905.

Category: eye condition

Credit: RNIB


Services mentioning Best's disease

Beat the Best - (Beat the Best (Facebook group)) Support Group

A Facebook group for people with Best's disease.

Macular Society online condition-specific communities - (Macular Society) Support Group

The Macular Society has groups which are specific to particular types of macular disease: Best's disease, diabetic macular oedema, myopic macular degeneration, punctate inner choroidopathy (PIC), and Sorsby's fundus dystrophy. Each group meets monthly. They are an opportunity to find out more about the condition, and meet others who are affected.