Macula Hole






Macular Hole A macular hole is a small break in the macula, ( this is where all our colour and detailed vision is processed) located in the center of the eye’s light-sensitive tissue called the retina. Macular degeneration is a condition affecting the tissues lying under the retina, while a macular hole involves damage from within…

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Visual Fields – Our Side Vison






In optometry and ophthalmology a visual field test is used to determine whether the visual field is affected by diseases that cause local scotoma (glaucoma) or a more extensive loss of vision (brain lesion) or even a reduction in sensitivity (threshold). The normal human visual fields – Our side vision extends to approximately 60 degrees nasally (toward the nose,…

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Glaucoma Treatments : Eye Drops and Other Medications






Glaucoma Treatment, Basics. Target Pressure. Drops. Laser Trabeculoplasty. Surgery Trabeculectomy In this post we will deal with Glaucoma Drug Treatments. Medication Intraocular pressure can be lowered with medication, usually eye drops. Each of these medicines may have local and systemic side effects.. Initially, glaucoma drops may reasonably be started in…

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