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Corticosteroids..ood and Drug Administration FDA for treating DBE. Progress in Retinal and Eye Research. 2014;41:26. By themselves, these blood vessels do not cause symptoms or vision loss. Often there are no symptoms in the early stages of the disease, nor is there any pain. Patients may then be referred for other tests to confirm the underlying cause of the retinopathy .