Signs and symptoms of diabetic eye disease include vison changes such as
- floaters (shapes that appear to be floating in the field of vision),
- blurred vision,
- dark areas of vision,
- reduced visual acuity or blindness in severe cases,
- distorted vision,
- impaired color vision, or
- seeing spots.
In some cases, eye pain or redness may be present.
Cause of diabetic eye disease
Other diabetic eye disease symptoms and signs
- Blurred Vision
- Dark Areas of Vision
- Distorted Vision
- Floaters (Shapes That Appear to Be Floating in the Field of Vision)
- Impaired Color Vision
- Reduced Visual Acuity or Blindness in Severe Cases
- Seeing Spots
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