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My seven year old daughter had vision acuity test yesterday

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My seven year old daughter had vision acuity test yesterday and her results are 20/400 in each eye. Has prescription for lenses, but I am worried sick about this. Is there any type of surgery that can be performed to improve this situation. She was born 6 weeks premature and incubated for 3 weeks. Does this have any bearing on her low vision?

Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr.S Riaz replied 7 years ago.
What is the best corrected vision with glasses?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Expert:  Dr.S Riaz replied 7 years ago.

Your daughter could be having amblyopia which may show improvement after treatment. This much of information is inadequate to comment upon it. She needs a dilated fundus examination to rule out any retinopathy of prematurity. If fundus is alright, she may improve after amblyopia treatment. You need to take her to an ophthalmologist.Thanks.




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