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what is wrong when nerves are damage at back 5 years old.

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what is wrong when nerves are damage at back 5 years old.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
Hello from ja
How do you know there are damaged nerves?
Where exactly
What test was done/?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

has been to the hospital for test and they told her at they are damage in both eyes and would need more test done but that is all i know thanks

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
What has this to do with the back?

Do you mean the back of the eyes
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

yes.

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
OK
This would be optic nerve disease.
Do you have any further information?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

no.

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
OK
It depends on what the disease is.
Optic nerve damage might have no treatment at all, particularly if it happened in the womb.

If it developed recently, it can be a degenerative disease.

Were there any other medical problems ever
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

no other broblem can anything be done to fix it

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
It depends on the diagnose it.
When did it start, what age?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

about four he need glass for one eyes was weaker then the other.

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
OK
Very many possibilities
Read this
http://www.ocutech.com/low-vision-guide/optic-nerve-disorders.aspx

Let me know what questions you have
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

no more information many thanks for your help

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
You are welcome at any time.
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