Vascular endothelial growth factor

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.
November 13, 2009

Laser Treatment Still The Best

Despite recent advances with the use of intraocular injections, diabetic macular edema is still best treated with laser treatment.
December 14, 2009

VEGF Causes Blindness in Diabetes and Macular Degeneration

Vascular endothelial growth factor is implicated to cause loss of vision in both diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. Review of how VEGF works and effect treatments for diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration.