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Is having diabetic retinopathy considered a disability?

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Dr. Johnstone Kim
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery
5 doctors agree

In brief: No

Diabetic retinopathy is not a disability, but loss of vision from diabetic retinopathy can be.

In brief: No

Diabetic retinopathy is not a disability, but loss of vision from diabetic retinopathy can be.
Dr. Johnstone Kim
Dr. Johnstone Kim
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Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery

In brief: See below

Only if it causes legal blindness.
See your eye doctor to determine if this is the case for the individual in question.

In brief: See below

Only if it causes legal blindness.
See your eye doctor to determine if this is the case for the individual in question.
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

Yes.

In brief: Yes

Yes.
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Dr. Michael Sparacino
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