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My wife hade a surgery in the had She became half blind Is

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My wife hade a surgery in the had
She became half blind
Is any thing to do about that
Thanks
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
This is Dr. David
I am sorry she lost vision after her brain surgery.
she should talk to neuro-ophthalmologist in the UK and see if they have clinical trails open to study stem cell therapy to help try to restore some of her site from her brain injury.
there are studies undeway now looking at this technology
what type of head surgery did she have?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
She had a tomr on top the two eys the docter clean it
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
she had a tumor on top of her eyes?
or optic nerve?
she should talk to neuro-ophthalmologist in the UK and see if they have clinical trails open to study stem cell therapy to help try to restore some of her site from her brain injury.
there are studies undeway now looking at this technology
http://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/sep/29/first-uk-patient-receives-stem-cell-treatment-to-cure-sight-loss
Moorfields Eye Hospital in London
you should contact them and see if she is a candidate for stem cell therapy
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
She had it on top of both eyes
1 eye she is blind with the other eye she can see but very low
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
I see. above the eyes are the frontal sinuses in the forehead
is this where she had surgery?
or did she have brain surgery?
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It was not a brain surgery