Corneal nerve loss detected with corneal confocal microscopy is symmetrical and related to the severity of diabetic polyneuropathy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cornea
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Diabetic Neuropathies
  • Nerve Fibers

abstract

  • IVCCM noninvasively detects corneal nerve loss, which relates to the severity of neuropathy, and is symmetrical, except in those with severe diabetic neuropathy.

publication date

  • November 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3816900

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2337/dc13-0193

PubMed ID

  • 23877983

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3646

end page

  • 51

volume

  • 36

number

  • 11