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Coloboma - Frequently Asked Questions

Last Updated on Aug 02, 2017
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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Which doctor should I consult for coloboma?

You should consult and eye doctor (ophthalmologist).
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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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