Diabetic retinopathy is caused when diabetes affects the small blood vessels in the retina, in advanced cases it can cause vision loss. Diabetic retinopathy may not cause any symptoms which is why regular diabetic screening is important. It is an effective way of detecting retinopathy as early as possible. It is important to remember that screening does not replace your regular eye examinations. It is essential to attend both.

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