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A 62-year-old female asked:

Would being in trendelenberg position for surgery cause trauma to the eye and damage to optic nerve. will have peripheral vision and oct tests.

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Trendelenberg: Yes it can. What is your maximum eye pressure, cup to disc ration, HRT, HVF, and VEP/ERG results: this will determine risks. Consult with us to help further.

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