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Can diabetic retinopathy be treated with laser treatment?

hi my dad is diagnosed with diabetic retinopathy. the doctor says 75% of his right eye is affected and nearly 50 % of left eye is also affected. can he be cured by laser treatment? can he be prevented from losing his vision?> - rajashree
Wed, 26 Nov 2014
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There's grading of diabetic retinopathy depending on various signs present... Depending in these grades management protocol is made... Lasers / anti VEGF injections / vitreo retinal surgery... But best is diabetic control n diet control...
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