Vitreo Retina

One of the major medical problems in our country is diabetes. While diabetes itself is a problem, it causes diamage to many parts of our body including the eyes. Diabetes Retinopathy usually affects the retina.

Signs and symptoms

  • There is no visible sign or pain etc, initially
  • At later stage, blurred vision
  • Seeing floaters (Dark spots) or black lines


  • Regular check-up and medication to keep blood sugar under control is the best prevention for diabetic retinopathy
  • All those who have diabetes must get their eyes-checked from time to rule out retinopathy, even if their blood sugar is under control.


  • The damage already caused is irreversible
  • Medical treatment for diabetes can help to stop or delay progression of the diabetic retinopathy