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Suggest treatment for optic nerve degeneration

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Dr. N. K. Misra

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Posted on Mon, 22 Aug 2016 in Vision and Eye Disorders
Question: Can you give me the differential diagnosis for optic nerve thinning and work up options. Pressures are normal. Could it derive from excessive rubbing?
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Answered by Dr. N. K. Misra 2 hours later
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My dear,
There are two possibilities with your question,do you mean a deep cup suggesting glaucoma or a pale disc suggesting optic atrophy.Please send us some more information regarding this so we can offer some helpful advice.
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