optic nerve in a sentence

Example sentences for optic nerve

In patients with glaucoma, fluid builds up within the eye and puts pressure on the optic nerve.
The device stimulates the retina's remaining healthy cells, causing them to relay the data to the optic nerve.
The anatomy of the optic nerve suggests that covering one eye does not cause input to only one brain hemisphere.
The electrodes stimulate the neurons in the retina, which send secondary signals down the optic nerve to the brain.
At the point where the optic nerve is connected in a normal eye, there's a patch in the retina that doesn't respond to light.
The optic stalk is converted into the optic nerve by the obliteration of its cavity and the growth of nerve fibers into it.
The symptoms are due to the tumor growing and pressing on the optic nerve and nearby structures.
Optic gliomas occur in the optic nerve and other parts of the eye.
It was pressing dangerously on his optic nerve and bulging into his nasal sinus, where it had actually eaten through a bony wall.
The eye care provider will then use special lenses to view your retina, blood vessels, and optic nerve.
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