Diabetic Lens Osmosis
Diabetic Lens Osmosis: Introduction
Despite all the prominent material about diabetic retinopathy,
there is actually a less harmful and common
eyesight change resulting from diabetes.
It is a short-term complication of high blood sugars and not a long-term complications like retinopathy.
It is usually easily treated and curable.
This eye condition occurs when the occular lens fills with fluid, due to high blood sugars, and changes the way the lens refracts light.
This occurs commonly at diagnosis in patients with high sugars (especially rapid-onset Type I diabetes diagnosis),
and also occurs over the years if patients cannot control sugars, and blood sugars go too high.
Note that a similar change in the lens can also occur with very low blood sugars.
This may explain some vision changes when people have hypo episodes. ...more »
Symptoms of Diabetic Lens Osmosis
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Misdiagnosis and Diabetic Lens Osmosis
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an often overlooked medical condition that causes a cluster of chronic symptoms.
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Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack, or from...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder.
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Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of
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is often over-diagnosed.
Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's,
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Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
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Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that
any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease.
The reality is that there are various possibilities...read more »
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or poorly healing leg rashes, are a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes,...read more »
Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps,
particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes.
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Prognosis for Diabetic Lens Osmosis
Prognosis for Diabetic Lens Osmosis:
Good. Often cures without treatment once diabetic sugar levels controlled.
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