Frequently Asked Questions

1. Which doctor should I consult for endophthalmitis?

You should go to an ophthalmologist who will take your history and examine you to determine the cause of your endophthalmitis and treat you accordingly.

2. Is endophthalmitis easily curable?

Though it is curable it needs immediate medical attention to avoid loss of vision and since its a complication it takes some time to be completely recovered.

3. Will the patient regain vision after treatment?

In most cases there is possibility of regaining vision though not completely.

4. How long does it take to get cured or rectified?

It depends on the seriousness of the infection. Since there are multiple structures of the eye involved it may take a few months time.

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