A 40-year-old female asked:
What are the main causes of optic nerve damage.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
What are some causes of optic nerve damage, other than glaucoma?
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Optic nerve damage reversible?
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Ophthalmology 33 years experience
Almost never: Sometimes you can get lucky, and some of the optic nerve dysfunction is due to swelling, and when the swelling resolves, the vision improves. Thats the theory with ischemic optic neuropathy. But even so, the improvement is marginal.
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Last updated Sep 27, 2018
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