Frequently Asked Questions1. Which doctor should I consult for coloboma?
You should consult and eye doctor (ophthalmologist).
2. How can I prevent coloboma in my baby?
Coloboma caused due to an inheritable genetic defect cannot be prevented. But environmental factors can definitely be controlled. Avoidance of exposure to alcohol and Vitamin A supplementation during pregnancy can help reduce the chances of coloboma.
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