The risk of having diabetic retinopathy or severe DR was not causally associated with any lipid fractions, according to a study in Diabetes. Researchers conducted a meta-analysis of data from 18 studies involving 12,322 individuals with and without DR and found that DR was also not significantly correlated with lipid fractions in the Caucasian or Chinese subgroup analyses.
Researchers find no link between diabetic retinopathy, plasma lipids
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