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Diabetes Drug Class Linked To Vision-Threatening Complication, Southern California Permanente Medical Group Study



4/2/2009 8:12:55 AM

EurekAlert! -- Philadelphia, PA, 2 April 2009 – Treatment with the glitazone class of diabetes drugs leads to a "modest" increase in the risk of diabetic macular edema (DME)—a common complication that can lead to vision loss, reports a study in the April issue of the American Journal of Ophthalmology (http://www.elsevier.com/locate/ajo), published by Elsevier.



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