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Nearly all patients with type 1 diabetes, and greater than 60% of patients with type 2, develop retinopathy within the first two decades of the disease.

Fong D, Aiello L, Gardner T, King G, et al. Retinopathy in Diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2004; 27: 584-7. http://care.diabetesjournals.org/cgi/content/full/27/suppl_1/s84

Reference

Title
Retinopathy in Diabetes
Publication
Diabetes Care
Publication Date
2004
Authors
Fong D, Aiello L, Gardner T, King G, et al.
Pages
584-7
URL
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Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Prevalence & Incidence

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