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Should I talk to my doctor about my amblyopia symptoms?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

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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