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Glaucoma - 11 Year Old

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Pupsiecola Sat 16-Jan-16 20:36:57

DS2 had a routine eye test today; last one was 18 months ago. Today the optician found some glaucoma and will be referring us to a specialist. From my basic research just now it seems that childhood glaucoma is usually picked up before 2 years of age. I'm obviously a bit worried. Has anyone else got experience of this please? TIA.

Pupsiecola Sat 16-Jan-16 22:05:34

It's a cataract, on one side. Sorry!

IrishElla Fri 07-Jul-17 18:28:25

Hi, I know this is an old thread. Did your son have glaucoma Pupsiecola? Hope he's ok.

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