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Pupillary autonomic denervation with increasing duration of diabetes mellitus
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    Pupillary autonomic denervation with increasing duration of diabetes mellitus
    • Daniel Pittasch
    • Other Contributors:
      • Ralf Lobmann, Wolfgang Behrens-Bauman, and Hendrik Lehnert
    Dear Editor,

    Recently, Cahill et al.[1] published a paper on pupillary autonomic denervation in diabetic patients. In our own recent study we can confirm the presence of a small dark-adapted pupil size (DAP) before cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction is detected in patients with type-1 diabetes mellitus[2]. We believe that this is an important observation, since autonomic alterations may cause an increase in mortality as...

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