Toxic Amblyopia

(Dietary amblyopia) The toxic amblyopia is a reduction of visual acuity, which is probably the consequence of a toxic reaction in the orbital portion (papillomakuläres bundle) of the optic nerve. It can be caused by a variety of toxic and food-related factors and probably other, unknown factors. The main symptom is a painless loss of vision. The diagnosis is made on the basis of medical history and visual field examination….

September 3, 2018