Table 3

 Coincidental findings according to Scottish Diabetic Retinopathy Grading Scheme 2003

Coincidental findingsDescriptionOutcome
PhotocoagulationLaser photocoagulation scars presentNot applicable
OtherOther non-diabetic lesion presentRefer according to local guidelines
Pigmented lesion (naevus)
Age related macular degeneration
Drusen maculopathy
Myelinated nerve fibres
Asteroid hyalosis
Retinal vein thrombosis