A Meta-Analysis Aimed to Investigate the Association Between Type 2 Diabetes and the Risk of Cataracts

Results: A total of 8 studies involving 20,837 subjects were included in the meta-analysis. The risk of any cataract in Type 2 Diabetes patients was higher than that in non-diabetic subjects.

Conclusion: Type 2 Diabetic patients had a higher risk of cataracts. Another reason why it’s important for diabetics to have annual eye exams.