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Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Eye and Vision Care
Is there a treatment for arcus senilis?
Arcus senilis does not effect vision and therefore does not require treatment. If a similiar condition occurs in younger patients then it warrants blood work to determine if cholesterol levels are high.
Andrew J Toole, OD, PhD, FAAO
Clinical Assistant Professor of Optometry
College of Optometry
The Ohio State University