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31

What is seen with mild background retinopathy?

haemorrages and microaneurysms

32

What is seen in pre-proliferative retinopathy?

microaneuryms; hard exudates; haemorrages

33

What is seen in severe non-proliferative retinopathy?

IRMA; venous beading; haemorrages

34

What is seen in severe proliferative retinopathy?

new vessel formation which causes fibrosis

35

What are the treatments for retinopathy?

laser; vitrectomy

36

What drugs commonly cause erectile dysfunction?

anti-hypertensive drugs- thiazides and beta blockers; CNS- antidepressatns; sedatives; analgesics