Corneal confocal microscopy detects early nerve regeneration after pancreas transplantation in patients with type 1 diabetes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cornea
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Nerve Regeneration
  • Pancreas Transplantation

abstract

  • Despite marked nerve fiber damage in type 1 diabetic patients undergoing pancreas transplantation, small fiber repair can be detected within 6 months of pancreas transplantation using CCM. CCM is a novel noninvasive clinical technique to assess the benefits of therapeutic intervention in human diabetic neuropathy.

publication date

  • October 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2337/dc07-0870

PubMed ID

  • 17623821

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2608

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 30

number

  • 10