Optic disc

What is Optic disc?

Optic disc is a circular area on the retina of the eye.It is area where the optic nerves leave the retina to enter the optic tract.No light receptors are present at the optic disc region.

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I had an eye exam a month ago. It showed optic cupping in only the right eye with normal pressure in both eyes. My vision had decreased a great...

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You need to visit another eye doctor.

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Are Down's Syndrome individuals more prone to have Glaucoma and Retinal detachment? If so what test would be ordered? What does it mean when the...

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There are several eye problems associate with Down syndrome

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Down syndrome is...

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I need an independent second opinion on an MRI that I have had.

1- Do I have brain cancer/tumor/lesion?
2- What would be the confirmatory diagnosis...

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I like to assure that there are no signs of cancer or tumour in brain.

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