Diabetic retinopathy

October 15, 2009

Diabetic Retinopathy: Have You Lost Vision from Diabetic Retinopathy?

There are 4 stages of diabetic retinopathy. Each stage is based upon the appearance of the retinas at the time of examination and are not based […]
October 16, 2009

Addendum to "The Stages of Diabetic Retinopathy"

An additional comment added to yesterday's post. I included it here and pasted in yesterday's post.
October 16, 2009

Are Dilating Drops Always Necessary?

Complete pupillary dilation is necessary for proper examination of the retina. Patient's with macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy need to be dilated every time.
October 19, 2009

Routine Examination Schedule for Diabetic Retinopathy and Macular Degeneration

What is the right time to get an eye exam for diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration? Do you wait for something wrong?