UC San Diego
Is Diabetes Mellitus a Blessing in Disguise for Primary Open-angle Glaucoma?
- Author(s): Hou, Huiyuan
- Moghimi, Sasan
- Baxter, Sally L
- Weinreb, Robert N
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7755751/
Although numbers of studies have addressed this question, the relationship between diabetes mellitus and primary open-angle glaucoma is still unclear. This article discusses progress in understanding the complex relationship between these 2 entities and recent shifts in perspective that challenge the traditional dogma regarding diabetes mellitus and primary open-angle glaucoma. There are still many unanswered questions.