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Amblyopia: is visual loss permanent?
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    Re: Amblyopia: is visual loss permanent?
    • , Neurologist
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      • CS Constantinescu
    Dear Editor,

    The paper by El Mallah, et al. [1], reporting visual recovery in the amblyopes after visual loss in the non-amblyopic eye brings new evidence for visual system plasticity extending beyond what was considered the critical period. Our observation of two patients presented below further supports it and suggests plasticity may be pharmacologically enhanced.

    A 22-year-old woman with strabismic amblyopia...

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