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Category Archives: Glaucoma
Glaucoma is an eye disease that starts with slow constriction of your peripheral vision , then encompassing your entire vision. You usually do not know you are losing peripheral vision as it is a very slow process. A formal visual field test is needed to detect early cases. Below is a visual field with the left eye having an almost donut hole type vision. The right eye is just beginning. It is important that you get your eye checked for this painless blinding disease.
[caption id="attachment_2236" align="alignleft" width="300"] Visual field test with glaucoma worse in left eye[/caption]