Patient Comments: Blindness - Diagnosis

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Discuss the events that led to a diagnosis of blindness. Submit Your Comment

Comment from: megan, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: May 02

I was diagnosed with a non-arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION), due to a drop in blood pressure when I was sleeping.

Comment from: Deb, 35-44 Female (Caregiver) Published: January 08

My daughter had high blood pressure and the eye went mostly blind. Some eyesight came back but then deteriorated and now she just sees grey.

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