Microalbuminuria and low hemoglobin as risk factors for the occurrence and increasing severity of diabetic retinopathy

@inproceedings{Mohan2011MicroalbuminuriaAL,
  title={Microalbuminuria and low hemoglobin as risk factors for the occurrence and increasing severity of diabetic retinopathy},
  author={VK Ajoy Mohan and Suneetha Nithyanandam and Jyothi Mariam Idiculla},
  booktitle={Indian journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2011}
}
AIM To assess the influence of urinary microalbuminuria and hemoglobin concentration on the occurrence and severity of diabetic retinopathy (DR), clinically significant macular edema (CSME) and hard exudate formation. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this prospective cross-sectional study carried out over a period of 2 years, type 2 diabetic patients seeking ocular evaluation for DR were assessed for presence and severity of DR, presence of hard exudates and CSME. Retinal findings were correlated to… CONTINUE READING
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