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Diabetes And Eye

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Diabetes And Eye

  1. 1. Eye problem in patients with Diabetes
  2. 2. Retina Cornea Lens Macula Optic Nerve DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE EYE
  3. 3. DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE EYE
  4. 4. Eye in Diabetes <ul><li>We are manly concerned about the back of the eye called RETINA. </li></ul><ul><li>Do not correct your lens power unless sugar control is stabilized. </li></ul><ul><li>Remember once a year eye check is a must. </li></ul>
  5. 5. How Common is Diabetic Retinopathy? <ul><li>25% of diabetics have some form of DR </li></ul><ul><li>By 20 years - 100% of type I </li></ul><ul><li>- 60% of type II </li></ul>have DR
  6. 6. Mild Diabetic Retinopathy
  7. 7. Diabetic Eye – A bit more
  8. 8. Diabetic Macular Edema
  9. 9. Bleeding inside eyes
  10. 10. Laser treatment
  11. 11. Laser treatment
  12. 12. After Laser treatment
  13. 13. Routine screening <ul><li>Retinopathy should be assessed by an Ophthalmologist at diagnosis and then once every year if normal, </li></ul><ul><li>If not normal, the specialist will tell you what to do, </li></ul><ul><li>Remember, it is too late when diabetic retina affects vision – you need to catch the train in the correct time. </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Thank You </li></ul>These slides are prepared in collaboration with Dr Nitin Shetty, Retina Surgeon

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