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Surgical pupil

Im 21 I had a surgical pupil since I was 5 yrs old from trauma" im nervous to go to a clinic. I hate it and im tired of living this way. I feel like I need someone to talk to whos going through the same thing:/
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You need to be checked periodically given you are at risk for long term problems such as glaucoma given the trauma.  There may be ways to fix the pupil defect cosmetically.  Consider consulting with a reknown cataract surgeon to see if they would be able to help you.

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