Abnormalities Associated With Vision Loss From Diabetic Retinopathy
Vision loss in patients with diabetic retinopathy is commonly associated with the following abnormalities:
capillary leakage (DME)
capillary occlusion (macular ischemia)
sequelae from retinal ischemia (retinal neovascularization, vitreous hemorrhage, tractional retinal detachment, neovascular glaucoma)
Excerpted from BCSC 2020-2021 series: Section 10 - Glaucoma. For more information and to purchase the entire series, please visit https://www.aao.org/bcsc.