What is the Amsler Test for?
Amsler cards used in the diagnosis and follow-up of some serious diseases such as glaucaoma and macular disorders. It is especially important to follow-up of patients with age-related macular degeneration. Patients can notice the exacerbations of the disease immediately with Amsler cards test and they can apply the doctor without losing time.
Attach your near vision glasses to do this test. Close one of your eyes and look at the center black dot with your open eye. If you see distorted or dark areas in the surrounding lines, this may be a sign of the disease exacerbation. Apply to doctor as soon as possible.