Glaucoma Visual Field Blind Spot Testing

Glaucoma Visual Field Blind Spot TestingVisual field tests assess the potential presence of blind spots (scotomas), which could indicate eye diseases. A blind spot in the field of vision can be linked to a variety of specific eye diseases, depending on the size and shape of the scotoma.

This type of test is only part of a glaucoma evaluation. Visual field tests help diagnose and categorize glaucoma and sets a baseline for future exams.