Vision loss from diabetic retinopathy is related to the severity of the disease. In mild NPDR, the risk for vision loss is low. As the disease worsens, the risk for loss of vision increases.
In recent years, anti-VEGF injections have been utilized to treat patients with diabetic macular edema. While treating diabetics for edema with anti-VEGF therapy, an improvement in the diabetic retinopathy is frequently observed.Read More