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Any treatment on optic atrophy?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Sometimes

Optic atrophy associated with multiple sclerosis, thyroid compression and cerebral spinal fluid elevation can respond to proper therapy.
Most others might improve spontaneously but do not respond to treatment.

In brief: Sometimes

Optic atrophy associated with multiple sclerosis, thyroid compression and cerebral spinal fluid elevation can respond to proper therapy.
Most others might improve spontaneously but do not respond to treatment.
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