Relevance of the serum apolipoprotein ratio to diabetic retinopathy

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To determine the correlations among apoA-1, apoB, and apoB/A-1, the ratio of the first two and their relation to the severity of diabetic retinopathy (DR). A total of 116 patients with type 2 diabetes, 34 with nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy (NPDR) and 82 with proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR), were included. The serum levels of apoA-1, apoB… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10384-010-0913-y

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@article{Deguchi2010RelevanceOT, title={Relevance of the serum apolipoprotein ratio to diabetic retinopathy}, author={Yuzo Deguchi and Takatoshi Maeno and Yoshitsugu Saishin and Yuichi Hori and Tomoaki Shiba and Mao Takahashi}, journal={Japanese Journal of Ophthalmology}, year={2010}, volume={55}, pages={128-131} }