Research Article

Correlation between vitamin D serum levels and severity of diabetic retinopathy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus


Purpose: To study the correlation of serum vitamin D levels with quantitative (central subfield thickness [CST], cube average thickness [CAT]), cross-sectional (disorganisation of retinal inner layer [DRIL] and ellipsoid zone [EZ]) and topographic parameters (retinal pigment epithelium [RPE]) on spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) in diabetic retinopathy (DR), for the first time.

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