Utility of assessing nerve morphology in central cornea versus whorl area for diagnosing diabetic peripheral neuropathy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cornea
  • Diabetic Neuropathies
  • Nerve Fibers
  • Trigeminal Nerve

abstract

  • Small nerve fiber pathology is comparable at the central and whorl anatomical sites of the cornea. Quantification of CNFL from the corneal center is as accurate as CNFL quantification of the whorl area for the diagnosis of DPN.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/ICO.0000000000000447

PubMed ID

  • 25909237

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 756

end page

  • 61

volume

  • 34

number

  • 7