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The average direct cost of glaucoma treatment ranges from $623 per year for patients with early-stage glaucoma, to $2,511 per year for end-stage patients. Medication costs make up the largest… [ Get More Details ]
Risk of DR
The risk of DR increases the longer a person has diabetes. More than 75% of people who have diabetes for more than 20 years will have some form of DR.
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Annual Direct and Indirect Costs of Diabetic Retinopathy