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Ophthalmologists Discuss Methods to Help Physicians See What Patients Can’t See: Glaucoma Detection (part 1)

Glaucoma Detection (part 1)

Glaucoma patients may have lost up to 50% of the nerve fibers in the optic nerve before the damage is noticed with a visual field test, says Harry A. Quigley, MD. That means, he says, that if the damage could be picked up early, and therapy instituted, then more vision could be saved.
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