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VNG test showed abnormal saccades

Started by lilypad in Binocular Vision on Tuesday.

Monocular vision and diplopia in Brazil 5 Replies

Started by Felipe Muriel in Strabismus. Last reply by Paul Evans on Tuesday.

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VNG test showed abnormal saccades

I had a VNG- Videonystagmography test due to experiencing vertigo, motion sickness, balance problems which I thought were an ear disorder. The doctor told me that my ears were fine, but that my eyes aren't 'tracking' properly as I was having trouble following the red laser dot. I had 'abnormal saccades' and they were not 'smooth'. This was causing my dizziness. He asked me if I realised that I had problems with my vision.I've had problems with reading since around the age of 11, before that my…See More
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Paul Evans replied to Felipe Muriel's discussion Monocular vision and diplopia in Brazil
"Best of luck Felipe. At least your medical training will be very useful background for you. I hope you make progress. Please keep in touch. Paul"
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Felipe Muriel replied to Felipe Muriel's discussion Monocular vision and diplopia in Brazil
"I see, Paul. I don't expect my treatment to be easy as well, but I'll try my best to improve my vision. Thanks so much for your replies, when I have news I'll post them here. Felipe Muriel"
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Paul Evans replied to Felipe Muriel's discussion Monocular vision and diplopia in Brazil
"Hi Felipe I can't really answer that question. All I can say is that it will depend on precisely what your condition is, what your aim is (do you want just to get rid of the diplopia, or to recover stereopsis as well?), what exercises / other…"
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Felipe Muriel replied to Felipe Muriel's discussion Monocular vision and diplopia in Brazil
"Thanks for your reply, Paul. Optometrists are really rare in Brazil, it isn't even something to graduate on here. And I really think this kind of treatment didn't arrive in the country yet. Too bad. Do you know for how long this type of…"
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