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THE MACULAR
DEGENERATION COMMUNITY

Muhammad
(Son of Muhammad)

Name
Muhammad

Born
22nd. May 1997

Home
Pakistan

Diagnosis
Stargardt's

Eyes Affected
Both

Eye Color
Black

Age at Diagnosis
5.5

Visual Acuity
20/100 right, 20/160 left

Treatment
Using Echo Drops every alternate day and Macula complete / Vitalux supplement. 1 Capsule every alternate day

Prognosis or Current State of Vision
Near vision Right Eye 20/80. Left Eye 20/125. Distance Vision Right Eye 5/40+2, Left Eye 5/63-1+2. Color Vision Right Eye 2/10 and Left Eye 1/10.

Family History
There is no history of such disease in my family. I am adopted, and my parents take extra care of me.

Impact on My Life
I am doing well. Class teachers loves me. They provide me special help in my class, especially from the blackboard.

Positive Effects
My parents love me. They are very close to me. I find myself a very strong person. Currently I am on Echo therapy and my vision is improving. I can now write without the help of power glasses. I will again be visiting Dr. Nolan on 7th April 06

Adaptations

I use dark brown blue blocker glasses for outdoor application. I take supplement Macula Complete and Vitalux 1 tablet every alternate day.

Working

I am 8 years old now and a student of grade III. I study in normal International standard school.

More About Me

I love to see cartoon network on TV. I dont look at anybody's eyes directly, as they make fun of me. I hate vegetables. I like chicken only.