12 out of 120
True regarding diabetic retinopathy is:(AIIMS May 2012)
|A||Determine prognosis of the disease|
|B||Incidence increases with duration of disease|
|C||Seen only in uncontrolled diabetes|
|D||Always associated with hypertension|
Ans. B Incidence increases with duration of disease
The frequency of incidence of diabetic retinopathy increases with the length of time Qthe patient has had diabetes. Frequency is not altered by level of hyperglycemia and has no relation with the control of diabetes.