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OPHTHALMOLOGISTS OF THE COUNTRY WAS DISCUSSED IN UFA MODERN METHODS OF TREATMENT OF GLAUCOMA
March 30, 2015
Russian ophthalmologists discussed in Ufa modern methods of treatment one of the most common eye diseases. On the same day, Bashkir surgeons have performed an operation to remove glaucoma.
Increased intraocular pressure, narrowing of the visual field and changes in the structure of the optic nerve. A patient was on the operating table, all these symptoms are pursued throughout the year. The doctors she was diagnosed with primary open angle glaucoma. To prevent blindness, the woman had surgery.
Blindness occurred by glaucoma is irreversible, say ophthalmologists. Because this disease dies the optic nerve. Accordingly, to restore sight to blinded to the patient in this case is impossible.
Glaucoma is a widespread disease. Today is known one way of preventing blindness with timely detection and correct treatment.
The operation of the Bashkir ophthalmologists saw experts from other regions. Broadcast live from the or light of the Ufa Institute of eye diseases showed the participants of the conference.
Doctors say that from year to year the number of patients withglaucoma increases. And last year in the Ufa Institute was held 34 thousand operations.
Every year, ophthalmologists distinguish one day in March for the discussion of topical issues of diagnostics and treatment of glaucoma. Such conferences allow the exchange of experience and in a professional circle to discuss new methods of therapy.
Reporter: Zilya Avzalova