Visual sensitivity loss in the central 30° of visual field is associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Diabetic Neuropathies
  • Visual Fields
  • Visual Perception

abstract

  • Visual sensitivity reduces disproportionately with increasing eccentricity in type 2 diabetic patients with peripheral neuropathy. This sensitivity reduction within the central 30° of visual field may be indicative of more consequential loss in the far periphery.

publication date

  • April 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00125-012-2457-9

PubMed ID

  • 22258430

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1179

end page

  • 85

volume

  • 55

number

  • 4