The importance of an ocular examination by an ophthalmologist at the time of the
initial diagnosis of diabetes is illustrated here with these six photographs.
All four of these cases had advanced to Glaucoma prior to an ophthalmic exam
and responded poorly to Rx. Vision was not returned.
9 year old miniature schnauzer 8 year old cocker
8 year od miniature schnauzer 10 year old samoyed
Resorbing Diabetic Cataracts
9 year old Labrador Retriever 8 year old mixed breed
Both dogs were blind on ophthalmic presentation.
With Rx, controlled uveitis resulted in lens resorbtion and return of vision