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What causes thinning of optic nerve?

I am 54 yrs old, female. I have cataracts in both eyes. The doctor says my optic nerve is thin. What can cause this? How worried should I be? ...
 

Can the damage to optic nerve be reversed?

doctors are saying that the nerves connecting eyes to the brain are gone dry & at present there is no cure ...
 

Optic nerve compression, loss of eyesight, thickening of calvarium

at the age of 9. He had undergone a surgery to dilate the bone that compresses Optic nerve but could ... nerve bundle appear thinned-Bilateral cochlea, vestibule and semicircular canals are showing normal ...
 

What causes pigmented area around optic nerve?

Today I got digital retinal pictures taken with my eye exam. The picture shows a pigmented area around my optic nerve . The Optician told me not to alarmed and that she is sending the images to another ...
 

Can damage to optic nerve make the eye look sunken?

Can damage to the optic nerve change the look or shape of your eye to make them look more sunken in? If not, what causes sunken eyes induced by toxins/drug use? ...
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Is there a cure for optic nerve atrophy?

Is there any known latest cure for optic nerve atrophy .please suggest some supplemental medicine ... and taurine etc.and are available in India? I have heard that such medicines are helpful in optic nerve ...
 

Suggest treatment for optic nerve

eye problems and they say the tumor was pressing on the optical nerve. Now after aging it could effect my eyes. Is there any treatment for this optical nerve. Thank you. ...
 

Suggest treatment for thinning of optic nerve causing loss of vision

One of my daughter s friend has lost 9/10 view on an eye and his starting to lose something on the other one because of a thinning of the optical nerve, the loss has occurred suddenly and in a week ...
 

What does this report about the optic nerve mean?

Diffuse thinning of bilateral optic nerves with prominence of dural sleeves right optic nerve measures 1.5m and left measures 2 mm. There is thinning of optic chiasma Both eyeballs appear normal ...
 

Dry and irritating eyes. Diagnosed as thin optic nerve. Cause and treatment?

use machine see and print a test , she said my optic nerve thin she introduce me eat omega3 and exercise 3 days per week and to see her again next month . I want to know the cause of a thin optic nerve ...
 

Glaucoma suspect. Eye exam shows thinning of optic nerve, blind spot. Treatment?

of the optic nerve . I also have a blind spot on one eye. My doctor said she will just continue to monitor ... also understand that if the optic nerve is damaged it is irreversible. Is there anything else I should ...
 

How to treat optic nerve damage?

My optomoligest said yesterday I had open glycoma, 95% optic nerve damage! gave me combigan and lumigar drops and a followup in a month. OP 24 # and 25# . I have lost all perifical vision in both eyes ...
 

What is the treatment for optic nerve damage?

I have optic nerve damage from a accident on 5/21/07. y right eye at pupil straight up & down ..., Fl. making 127,000 for 2006. Have they ever started doing any optic nerve repair yet or any thing ...
 

Suggest treatment for optic nerve disorder

I was screened by a glaucoma specialist and told that I have an optic nerve of a 90 year old. I don t know if I want to get laser surgery but I want to do what is best for my eyes. Wold using drops ...
 

Suggest treatments for inflammation in my optic nerve

I am an Iraqi citizen aged 53 years old suffer from inflammation of the left optic nerve, which led to film in the left eye, I wonder if you can help me on how to treat in hospitals in India Canaan ...
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Its near the optic nerve ,hemangiopericytoma tumor keeps coming back What treatment is good for this condition?
Hi surgical excision will help
 
The resson for the CT Scan is i have been falling some, confused & worrying about my memory. I also have optic nerve problems.
Hi it is important to get it done. Other tests like the electroencephalogram and seeing a neurologist could be most helpful too. Regards
 
the issue I posted has been going on since mid July. my eye doctor was thinking lazy eye at one point as aside from the twitching and crooked mouth. No pain.
I recommend contacting a neurologist to rule out optic nerve and other brain problems.
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