Corneal confocal microscopy for the diagnosis of diabetic autonomic neuropathy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Autonomic Nervous System Diseases
  • Cornea
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Diabetic Neuropathies
  • Nerve Fibers

abstract

  • This study demonstrates that corneal nerve damage detected using CCM can be deployed to diagnose subclinical and overt DAN. It therefore represents a rapid, non-invasive, highly sensitive and specific diagnostic test for DAN. Muscle Nerve, 2015 Muscle Nerve 52:363-370, 2015.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/mus.24553

PubMed ID

  • 25556884

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 363

end page

  • 70

volume

  • 52

number

  • 3