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Night blindness, can only see straight, have to turn the face to see side ways. Treatment?

i have very unique problem in my eyes... i have little night blindness , and also i can only see straight not into right and let side.. if i want to see left side i have to turn my face in to left.. for example.. i can only see like i m looking from Hole... what is the treatment for this problem my age is 24, and i have number from the age of 10-12.
Asked On : Sat, 27 Oct 2012
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Hi friend
Welcome to Health Care Magic

The inability to see the sides (no field of vision) is called TUBULAR VISION or tunnel vision.
The commonest cause at this age / and that too in association with NIGHT BLINDNESS is due to RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA - unless proved otherwise.
Of course, there are other causes for tubular vision. So is night blindness. But the combination is characteristic.
You must be examined, investigated and followed up by an eye specialist (Ophthalmologist) - that too an exclusive eye hospital or in a multi-speciality tertiary care centre

Take care
God bless
Good luck
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