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I have been a suspect for the past several years (4-5). My pressures have gone from 17-18 (4-5 years ago) to 26 & 28 this past year. A few months ago my pressures were 32 & 28. Then a few weeks ago the pressures were back down a bit to 2...
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I am a 72 year old female. I had cateract surgery on my left eye in February, had complications of severe swelling and flashes after surgery which healed completely after a few months and I now have 20/20 distant vision in that eye. I am...
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I have not driven since 2006. One of the reasons was because I almost caused an accident on three occasions when trying to get on the freeway and I did not see a car coming both times. On another earlier occasion when I was at a stop sig...
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I woke up with a bright spot in my eye 4 days ago, and a smaller, much dimmer image of it is still present. When I say bright spot, it's like the after-effect of a camera flash, and then it fades out slowly. I have had this phenomena b...
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Dear Doctors, In 2011 I had a PRK to eliminate my hyperomy and it din't succeed well. In 2012 was redone and got some monovision but using cortisone after few months gave me cataract. The Cataract was done in Italy 2 weeks ago on June...
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The bumps are not on my waterline, but actually on my inner eyelid I also have a bump growing on my tearduct I've had these for 2 weeks They're slowly growing bigger and spreading I'm 15 years old They don't hurt or anything else ...
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Hi there, I was wondering if anyone could help or offer any advice on my condition. Around 4 months ago I spent around a week solid working on a university project. I was working in room that had a fluorescent strip light using a ...
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Anyone care to share their experience and how they survived the face down position after surgery
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I have a very odd feeling in both of my eyes... it feels like they have been dilated, although they haven't. They almost feel as if they are bugging out of my head, yet when I look in the mirror, my pupils look just fine. I've searc...
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In response to an earlier question about recovery after surgery for a detached retina, one member commented, "The bubble is pretty small now -- I can see around it, but NOTHING is clear at all. I can see images but no detail and can no...
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I am 2 weeks after cataract surgery and feel fine. My Dr. prescribes a continuation of prednisolone acetate 1% eye drops 4x per day, at least up until my 3- week post op appointment. The possible side effects scare me. Can I gradually ta...
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Hi, I'm 15 and I can feel this tiny bump on my eyeball through my eyelid. It's freaking me out, and I've been looking all over online, and I found one description that really fits what's happening to me on Yahoo! Answers: "I Have th...
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I was recently diagnosed as having macular puckering in my left eye. If I go ahead with surgery, what should I except during recovery and how long does it take for recovery? After surgery, are there visible signs of having had surgery (...
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Hi to all, I'm 28 years old, and I come from Italy so sorry my english. I have strange situation but any ophthalmologists understood what's the problem (and any neurologists too). I've ghosted vison, starbursting, halos, glare, floaters ...
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hello...im having different eye size..my left eye is bigger in size than my right eye..i have underwent a cataract and also a surgery for retinal detachment...my vision in the left eye is very less compared to my right eye...im wearing s...
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Just today, as I look up from a report to the computer monitor, I noticed a portion of the vision in my right eye was distracting, kind of like being in a very bright light and then walking into a room -- purplish with light refractory g...
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Hi, I'm 52, and had cataract surgery 4 months ago to remove a mild cataract in my left eye - vision couldn't be corrected better than 20/40 and felt unsafe driving at night. I was advised to have the cataract removed, but there was n...
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I recently had a retinal detachment fixed. I now have a gas bubble. I keep hearing different lengths of time until the bubble disappears. Why does it disappear for some in 3 weeks and others 8 weeks. I'm scheduled to fly in a few wee...
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I have been experiencing a number of symptoms associated with my eyes as well as other areas of my body but more recently have been experiencing bilateral monocular diplopia. My first vision problem was an awareness of floater which star...
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20 yrs old, having trouble with allergic conjunctivitis (just started having trouble with that this year, for whatever reason). Was using OTC Naphcon-A for just under a month to help my eyes get better, until I was doing some research to...
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