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Spring catarrh and increase in eye number - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vision and Eye Disorders
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User :   hi,
My son is 4 and half year old. He is suffering from Spring Catarrh and also with blurr vision. I got his eyes tested and the numbers were very high almost -4.5 with cylinderical.Please suggest if the numbers are due to Spring Catarrh infection
Doctor :   Hello.
User :   Hi Dr.
Doctor :   Since when is he suffering Spring Catarrh?
User :   I think about 15-20 days now
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   May be before as well, but was diagnosed only now
Doctor :   his he on any medication now?
User :   Yes. He is on Mosi-D thrice a day and ocupol-D once a day
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Did you any time before this infection measure his vision?
User :   no Dr.
Doctor :   As spring catarrh can blurring of vision and mild difference in vision,
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Once you have treated you can check his vision again.
Doctor :   Do you or your wife have vision problem?
User :   Is this infection critical
User :   Yes I do have myopic eyes with -2.75 number
Doctor :   You have treat infection promptly.
Doctor :   As some times the infection can be severe.
User :   OK. Dr. I am consulting has suggested to wait for one week
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   My question is can this infection be reason for low vision
User :   and with infection gone my son vision will be normal
Doctor :   As told early infection can cause vision, But in your son's case it any before the
Doctor :   Infection it self.
User :   Can u also suggest who is the best Doctor in Delhi for eyes. I am referring Dr. XXX in XXX
User :   Can you please repeat the last Line. Its not clear."But in your son's case it any before the "
Doctor :   You can go to our site and search.
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX XXX
Doctor :   XXX.
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