Visual field

What is Visual field?

Visual field is the area which is seen by each eye and both eyes combined. Apart from the area being focussed , it also includes the area not in focus but within the scene. It is mapped by the help of perimetry. It can shrink in certain conditions pertaining to the retina and optic nerve.

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Can an Optometrist conduct a "Visual Field Test" or does an Opthalmologist need to do this. If not an Optometrist, why...

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Brief Answer:
it can be done by an optometrist.

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A visual field is usually conducted by an...

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1- Do I have brain cancer/tumor?
2- What would be the confirmatory diagnosis for IIH?
3- What would cause this to happen?
4- What would you...

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Brief Answer:
There is no brain tumor or cancer

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Can I possibly use ginger tea to lower eye pressure? Recent reading showed 21 for both eyes, and I'm worried...

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Brief Answer:
This requires glaucoma evaluation.

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