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Should I talk to my doctor about my amblyopia symptoms?

If you or your child shows symptoms of amblyopia consult an optometrist. Diagnosis is important as amblyopia can lead to poor vision or even vision loss. There are treatment options available, so early diagnosis is beneficial. Anyone may benefit from the current treatments, but the best results are seen when treatment starts at an early age.

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