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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? ...
 

Can coreg for low BP reduce the blood supply to optic nerve?

I was on Coreg 10+ years but my Optometrist said it was reducing the blood supply to my optic nerve . My dr said to "stop" it or get reduced strength dosage. I knew I should NOT "stop" it because I read ...
 

What causes bleeding near optical nerve along with flashes of light and blurred vision?

My optometrist advised me during a routine exam that I have bleeding near the optical nerve on my right eye. He asked me to return the next day and there was further haemorrhaging in the same eye. I ...
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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. ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Can optic nerve compression lead to blindness ?

have met with an accident and to prevent from getting into coma surgery have been done after 3 days. As of now she is out of danger from life but there is loss of vision and memory. These are post symptoms of surgergy. She is fine with memory and...
 

What is the treatment for optic nerve damage in eye?

Hi , My niece is 7 years old and her optical nerve is damaged .Is there any treatment for this.Can you please let me know if there are any care and precautions to be taken it prevent it from further ...
 

Why is the optic nerve in eye swollen?

My optic nerve in my left eye is swollen, head of ophthamology confirmed it. He is suspecting I ... if the roots from my wisdom tooth on the upper left side could be causing my optic nerve swelling ...
 

What causes cloudiness around optic nerve?

Hello, I was seen by an eye doctor for routine eye exam and also who took images of both eyes. The left eye has lots of cloudiness around the optic nerve a little scar tissue. Wanted to know what causes ...
 

Suggest remedy for headaches and elevated optic nerve

I just had an eye exam and am now being sent to an opthamologist because I have been having headaches, and the optometrist says that my optic nerve is elevated. I have always been sensitive to light ...
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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
 
I see a streak of light behind my right eye. What could cause that?
Please see an optometrist or ophthalmologist if this is a persistent condition. This is due to stimulation of the optic nerve by something other than light & may require an eye examination if it is a regular occurrence.
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