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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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    Can coloboma of the optic nerve be treated?

sir my name is brij upadhyay age 21 i have optical disc coloboma in my eyes .i had get to know 9 month before when i am getting some problem in eye there i found my vision in my left eye is 5/60 and retinal deattachment .this RD is attached by laser and cryo in aiims but they say that optical disc coloboma cant be cured and suggest me to take lenses as my doctor prescribed i.e -4+-2 but today my vision is 1/60 with spects it is 6/36 which is 6/18 at that time what should i do?
Fri, 30 Aug 2019
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General & Family Physician 's  Response

Please follow the aiims instructions. You must know that international protocol is used in AIIMS.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

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Dr Varinder Joshi , General & Family Physician
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