Blind from Birth

Preetam Banerjee 96banerj at scar.utoronto.ca
Mon Mar 2 12:31:32 EST 1998


Well, there is an account of people with congential cataracts and how
their vision was "restored" later in life, and it talks about how it made
their lives worse generally.  Bad news is that it is in an as of yet
unpbulished book.  Author: Norton William Milgram

I'll try looking for the reference and posting it for you...

 On 1 Mar
1998,
Brainbooks wrote:

> Do anyone know if there are any accounts of a human being blind from birth(or
> infancy)? I know there's a fair amount of animal work in this regard--can
> someone please point me to a review article or chapter on the animal work.
> 
> Thanks
> Ed Hammond
> 
> 

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