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We appreciate Dr Diegel's interest in our report. His suggestion as to the mechanism of visual loss in bright light is an interesting one. Since the publication of our report, several other patients have been called to our attention. In two of them, we inquired specifically about prolonged exposure to bright light. Each denied that squeezing of the eyelids occurred any more than momentarily.
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