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mass behind eye

My 15 year old daughter had a eye exam today because she has been having trouble seeing in school. When the eye doctor looked at her he detected a mass behind her right eye. He immediately said that she should be seen by a opthamalogist. What type of issues may arise from this, and could it stem from 2 sports related concussions in the past year?

Thanks,

Doug
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Dear Dugger007,

I would recommend that she seek the care of an ophthalmologist immediately to find out the cause of visual disturbances.

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Sandy T. Feldman, M.D., M.S.
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