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Problem of keratokonus - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vision and Eye Disorders
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   r u there
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Doctor :   hi
User :   my doughter is suffering from keratokonus.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how old is ur daugther
User :   Doctor advised her to use contact lense
Doctor :   ok
User :   She is 19 years old
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Moderate to severe cases of keratoconus may require specially fitted contact lenses to improve vision
Doctor :   severe keratoconus may require a corneal transplant.
Doctor :   any doubts
Doctor :   please ask
Doctor :   r u there
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice. We are available from 9AM to 9PM IST everyday.
User :   YES
User :   NOW WHAT IS YOUR SUGGESTION
User :   If you she does not use the contact lense what happens. Does it harm her eye further.
User :   Is there any permnent soulution for that?
User :   Right eye is fine. Left eye's sight in not able to see far away things. Other than this she has no other problems. please suggest your valuable advice.
User :   Hello Sir r u there?
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