Nov 28, 2016

Retinopathy: A sign of cerebral small vessel disease in diabetes?

Journal of Diabetes Investigation
Toshitaka Umemura, Takahiko Kawamura


Retinal microvascular abnormalities may be useful predictive imaging marker for cerebral small vessel disease. Learning from retinal signs may provide clues to understanding pathophysiology of lacunar stroke and subclinical cerebrovascular diseases in diabetic patients.

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Biological Markers
Diabetes Mellitus, Non-Insulin-Dependent
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Chronic Kidney Insufficiency
Retinal Diseases

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