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Eye sight got affected

sir, my uncle who is a known case of DEAF AND DUMB has undergone brain surgery(evacuation of hematoma ICH craniotomy) 3months back, because of brainhaemorage(at stem and intraparietal lobe midline shift) due to high BP. now he is doing well, but his eyesight got effected. he is only having straight vision. he is unable to see whats below his eyes. signlanguage is the only mode of comunicating with him. now im highly worried. need valuable sugestion of healthcaremagic.
Asked On : Thu, 10 Feb 2011
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As your uncle had undergone craniotomy so quite possible there are some pressure induced changes on optic nerve i.e he is having field defects.So its better to consult any good neurophysician and neurophthalmologist and after having field test they can come on some conclusion.
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Answered: Sat, 8 Oct 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Bhavani's  Response
hello welcome to healthcaremagic, because of the incresed intracrianial pressure your uncles vision has got affected. As craniotomy has already been done i think his vision should improve provided his optic nerves are not damaged severly by the increased pressure when he had the haemorrhage.
Answered: Sat, 12 Feb 2011
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