my dog woody, has got glucoma, vet has given me eyedrops, but sugests he needs surgery.
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1) When was this diagnosed?
2) Are the eye pressures controlled with the drops?
3) What type of surgery was recommended?
woody , last Tuesday,
eyes look better, i am taking him back for check up.
Ok - good.
Most often, glaucoma is treated medically - with drops.
Surgery is often considered if the drops are not effective, but would not be the most common treatment for most cases of glaucoma.
she did not say, but thought he should go to veternary Hospital.
They may wish for a specialist to check the eyes, but surgery would be uncommon
Timolol, eye drops, three times a day, do you think they will work.
Yes -that is a very common treatment and very successful!
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