Heart stroke, brain stroke is life threatening. If the same eye gets a stroke, it is more likely to lose the entire vision. Eye stroke can also be called eye paralysis. It is a problem caused by a blockage of blood flow to the optic nerve in the eye. Eye stroke causes sudden loss of vision. The eyes that have seen so far suddenly lose their vision. It cripples the man. Fear of not knowing what has happened can lead to other complications.
Minor symptoms appear before an eye stroke. But due to lack of awareness, many people do not get to know about it. The first symptom is when the small blood vessels in the eyes are damaged. Blurred vision, dark areas or shadows in the vision. According to doctors, it is less likely that both eyes will have an eye stroke at the same time, one eye will get an eye stroke first. If treated immediately, the second eye can be prevented. If both eyes get an eye stroke at the same time, they will lose their vision permanently.
Why does it happen?
As mentioned earlier, this stroke occurs due to damage to the blood vessels in the eye. It is also possible that the blood circulation in the blood vessels is not good. The optic nerve is a nerve that connects the eye to the brain. It contains millions of nerve fibers. Damage to this optic nerve can lead to sudden eye stroke. Sometimes this paralysis of the eye occurs even when there is no blockage in the blood vessels and the tissues are under severe pressure. If the supply of nutrients, blood and oxygen to the optic nerve is stopped… this condition is likely to occur.
What are the symptoms…
According to the National Eye Institute People who are 50 or older are more likely to develop this type of eye stroke. Also, those suffering from high blood pressure and diabetes also have chances of getting it. People with eye problems such as glaucoma are also more likely to suffer from an eye stroke.
Symptoms of a contistroke develop slowly, sometimes over days. Apart from that, sometimes there may be sudden lightning. If you see gray spots when you see, blood or fluid leaking from the center of the eye, it could also be due to a stroke. Even if you feel severe pain and pressure in the eye, do not take it lightly. Eye stroke is also a symptom of a cloudy part of the eyes.
According to experts, the treatment of eye stroke depends on how much the eye has been damaged by the stroke. If the damage is minor, massage the eye area. Laser treatment is offered.
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