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Can optic nerve head drusen cause vision loss?

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Dr. Benjamin Chun
Ophthalmology 29 years experience
Sort of: Technically, visual field abnormality can be seen, however complete loss of vision is unheard of....
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Dr. Howard Pomeranz
Ophthalmology 29 years experience
Optic diSk drusen: It is rare for vision loss to happen from optic disk drusen. Visual field loss is most common. Visual acuity loss is more rare.
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Last updated Mar 10, 2019

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