A 33-year-old male asked:
can cortical visual impairment be corrected through lasik or laser surgury for infants?
2 doctor answers • 7 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Unlikely to matter: When using the "cortical" in visual defect the origin of the problem is in the brain receptor at the back of the brain. If you think of a camera sending a signal to a monitor, nothing you do to the camera will change the fact that the monitor is broken. Lasik or laser eye surgery is an effort to improve the bodies cameras.
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Last updated Mar 11, 2013
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