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Is blindness from hie reversible?
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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
In brief: No
The vision loss from hie is generally permanent.

In brief: No
The vision loss from hie is generally permanent.
Dr. Jay Bradley
Dr. Jay Bradley
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Dr. James Cummings
Pediatrics - Neonatology
In brief: No
In general, neurologic injury that persists following hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy is permanent, although some degree of improvement may occur depending on the nature of the injury.
Blindness associated with hie is not common, at least in newborns.

In brief: No
In general, neurologic injury that persists following hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy is permanent, although some degree of improvement may occur depending on the nature of the injury.
Blindness associated with hie is not common, at least in newborns.
Dr. James Cummings
Dr. James Cummings
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