The effect of intravitreal triamcinolone on diabetic macular oedema

  title={The effect of intravitreal triamcinolone on diabetic macular oedema},
  author={Katharina Krepler and Julia Laura Wagner and Stefan Sacu and Andreas Wedrich},
  journal={Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology},
Diabetic macular oedema is a frequent cause of visual loss in patients with diabetic retinopathy. The purpose of this study was to assess the efficacy of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide in reducing diabetic macular oedema and improving visual acuity. In this prospective study 12 eyes of 12 patients with diabetic macular oedema unresponsive to prior laser treatment received an intravitreal injection of 4 mg triamcinolone acetonide. Examinations were performed 1 day preoperatively and at 1… CONTINUE READING


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