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i have retinal distrophy and there is no history in the family

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i have retinal distrophy and there is no history in the family of this condition. i suffer from night blindness nad severe sun glare causes severe sight problems.i'm seeing specialists here in sydney australia and they are undecided on ongoing treatment. i'd be grateful for any input

anneliese o'brien age 69
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. PG replied 5 years ago.


I am sorry to hear about your problem.

Non genetic retinal dystrophy can be a tough condition to treat.

I would suggest the following centers with extensive experience in Australia

Center for Eye Health,

Rupert Myers Building (M15) South Wing
Barker St, Gate 14
The University of New South Wales
Kensington NSW 2052

General Enquiries

1300 421 960

Referrer Hotline

02 8115 0777


Another good resource that can point you in the right direction would be

Retina Australia

Toll Free Number

1800 999 870
Between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5.p.m. Monday to Friday EST


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Warm regards

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