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Suggest treatments for inflammation in my optic nerve

I am an Iraqi citizen aged 53 years old suffer from inflammation of the left optic nerve, which led to film in the left eye, I wonder if you can help me on how to treat in hospitals in India

Canaan Ezzat Abdel Wahed

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Mon, 3 Nov 2014
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Welcome to Health care magic.

I reviewed your history. It seems from the history that you are having inflammation of the optic nerve. Inflammation of the optic nerve is called as optic neuritis. The treatment of optic neuritis is by use of steroids and other immunomodulators in non responding cases.
The underlying causes like infections, autoimmune disorders, multiple sclerosis needs to be evaluated.
Hence I advice you to consult your ophthalmologist for evaluation and treatment accordingly.

Hope this information is helpful to you.

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