6 doctors weighed in:

Is peripheral vision loss symmetrical?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Sometimes

Depends upon the cause: if due to inherited retinal disease it is usually symmetric.
If due to glaucoma or retinal vascular disease it is assymmetrical and spotty. If due to CNS problems like stroke, it is symmetrical and sudden.

In brief: Sometimes

Depends upon the cause: if due to inherited retinal disease it is usually symmetric.
If due to glaucoma or retinal vascular disease it is assymmetrical and spotty. If due to CNS problems like stroke, it is symmetrical and sudden.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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