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Unclear vision in the left eye due to nerve damage - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   may i know your name and location?
User :   i need your help
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User :   My dad is having visionary problem
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User :   last weekened we have visited one Eye specialist
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User :   and did some checkup
User :   dad face issue with his left eye
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User :   he cant see the things clearly with his left eye
User :   and doctor said t8 his left eye nerve which is connected to brain is not working properly
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User :   In hindi left ankh ki nerver sukh gayi hai
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User :   so what is the case does it belongs to neurological or optical
User :   ?
User :   and is there any solution for that ?
User :   I leave so any recommendations
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if it is something to do with the nerve than definitely it is neurological
User :   he also added such kind of problem comes in this age so dont worry just take proper dieat like green veg
User :   yes so what will u recommend
Doctor :   may i know what is the name of the diagnosis he mentioned?
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and what tests were done on his left eye?
User :   he also said t8 this is not treateble and no need to go anywhere?
User :   actually i also dont have clear idea as i visit every weekend to my hometown
Doctor :   there are vast number of diseases affecting the nerve connecting the eye to the brain

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and majority of them do manifest with only loss of vision
User :   ok
Doctor :   the exact diagnosis can be made by some tests
User :   so is there any possibility of treatment and do we need to get the assist any neurologist
Doctor :   is your father suffering from diabetes? and or hypertension?
User :   ok what test do you recommmend like MRI and all?
User :   ye earlier he was going through some family tension
User :   but now everything is normal
Doctor :   optic nerve and the eye are the territory of the ophthalmologist

Doctor :   neurologist or neurosurgeon is not involved in much of the time
User :   do you have any contact or friend doctors in mumbai
User :   ok
Doctor :   if you can provide me what test he underwent and what is the name of the diagnosis tha doctor has made
User :   so it would be grat if you can help me with some contacts of ophthalmologist
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i can provide you the treatment options
User :   ok
User :   sure but it will take atleast a day
User :   or else ican visit this weekend to my hometown and get the details but agaian how can i contact you?
User :   in case if i need your help
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you can mail the reports if you have any to YYYY@YYYY
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they will direct the chat to me only
User :   ok you are from?
User :   if you dont mind
Doctor :   User :   thanks
User :   but do you have any contacts working in ophthalmologist era and in mumbai
Doctor :   the field of ophthalmology is divided further into branches with superspecalists in it like retinal surgeon, vitreo retinal surgeon and all
User :   ok
User :   I will try to get you the details of dignosis
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after going through the reports and the diagnosis i shall help you in suggesting you to appropriate doctor
User :   but as of now he did not undergon any dignosis
User :   last sat eye specialist gave eye drop and asked to put those in only lfet eye twice a day and come on monday
Doctor :   ok

User :   and when dad visited on monday he did the chekcup with his optical machine and concluded the things
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User :   so what else can i provide you in terms of dignosis details?
User :   i dont think i can provide any detials more than this yes but i can meet doctor personally and also get the diebitic report
Doctor :   when the doctor sees through the optical machine it is called slit lamp examination, he will be able to see the inner side of the eye and can make a diagnosis
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that is required
User :   yes same
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i believe he might have told the word called diabetic retinopath or some thing
User :   he called while treating
Doctor :   what is that term he told that is required for me to say what can be done further
User :   ok i will do one thing i will try to get it by today by contacting doctor
User :   and will let you know
Doctor :   yes that will be fine

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once you get the details
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login back i shall be able to provide you further management options
User :   but do i need to mention your name while sending details to YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   yeah you need to kindly write it as to

User :   ok
User :   that will be more infomative
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i will be looking forward for your report
User :   sure i will reach you as soon as possible
User :   thanks once again
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User :   right now my family membera are undergoing tension bcoz of this
User :   so i thought of getting help from avalb medical assitance on this site
Doctor :   lets find out what it is first
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we shall offer you all possible assistance in this regard
User :   thank you
User :   and bye for now will catch you
Doctor :   thank you and have a nice day
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