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kiekyon
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lazy eye

Post by kiekyon » Mon Mar 27, 2006 8:35 am

what is lazy eye and how is it treated??
my eyesight is 50 degree on the left and 800 degree on the right.
is that the 'lazy eye'??

Evelyn
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Post by Evelyn » Tue Mar 28, 2006 1:16 pm

do you wear glasses because my eyes are like 75 and 100 and I wear glasses

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Post by Cilla » Wed Mar 29, 2006 6:43 pm

This has got to be diagnosed, and treated, as early as possible in childhood. Unless the 'lazy eye' is forced to work, the brain will eventually only process vision from the good eye. Some children become irreversibly blind because of this, which is obviously a great tragedy.

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