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1 0 1 hour ago
I went to Dr yesterday. Granddaughter has pink eye. I have a UTI, but Dr said no to conjunctivitis. My conjunctiva is blood red, wake up with matted eyes, and feels like there s something in both. Started in L, then R, now both. Am taking Macrobid. Is correlation between these two real?
1 0 8 hours ago
Hello..I have a slight cold maybe sinus issue and have noticed a small less than pea size ball under one of my eyes. Is this something I need to just keep an eye on or something I need to have looked at soon? If so by a GP or eye doctor? Thank you.
2 1 1 day ago
My favorite aunt passed away tonight. Monday I have my first cataract surgery. Was wondering if I should go to her funeral in another state cause I will be crying very hard. I don t want to put added stress like that on my eye while it is trying to heal. What are your thoughts.
2 1 1 day ago
Have had cloudy vision since Nov. 18 when I was driving into a bright rising sun without sunglasses. My last eye exam was six months ago. The doctor said I had the very early stages of cataracts. Also, I ve had high blood sugars the past six months, too.
2 1 1 day ago
Mom has severe glaucoma. She has lost sight in left eye. We have an excellent Dr., specializing in severe cases & as a last effort to save her sight & control the pressure - laser surgery was performed a 2nd time. The pressure level was down to 8 !!! HOWEVER, on Tuesday it was up to 22 and the...
2 1 1 day ago
Hi my sister is 75 Year’s old & had a cataract removed 5 days ago, she is still experiencing numbness in the forehead above the eye, she feels it may have improved from the onset but it has not disappeared altogether should we wait for a few more days or seek an opinion straight away .
2 1 1 day ago
hello my eyes leftside is seeing thing like black color thread or cobweb billowing my view my doctor said it was a floater he prescribed a sodium iodide but i check sodium iodide in the net nothing is mention that this is a cure for the eye , please advise
2 1 2 days ago
I had a weird temporary partial blindness today in my right side, seemed like more in my right eye. It was like I d started at the sun kind of peripherally. But, it was after sunset and I didn t look at any lights. It lasted about 30 minutes and then went away. No headache, kind of a dizzy...
3 2 2 days ago
my mother in law had eye surgery this past week. Now her eyes are fixed and set there is no response and a foul odor about her. is this death upon her or can there be another answer. Her brain is swelling, but not to the point her skull has to be cut. CAT scan shows a small seepage in the brain...
3 2 2 days ago
My mom had cataract surgery earlier this year. She has returned several times to ophthalmologist who performed procedure for followup care. The eyelid has since developed what looks to be a boil. Is this common? What is the medical term for this condition?
2 1 2 days ago
While I was at work, it was very hot there not sure if that helps. I had a sudden onslaught of floaters in my vision and they were like ‘cobwebs’ if I remember correctly. This hasnt happened before and I had to go outside where they disappeared. It was only temporary and I only seem to experience...
1 0 3 days ago
At times my vision gets out of sync, blurred. I try to shake my head to see straight again. Also my brow is affected like I am trying to squint from a bright light. It is a little scare that I can t focus for a short time. What should I be doing to find the cause?
2 1 3 days ago
I had my first cataract op on the 6th of September, my right eye, i have good vision in my eye. I have a feeling of thightness on the right side of my nose which feels blocked, this sometimes starts at the sinus area and later i feel it at the base of my nostral. It is dry all this time. I do get...
2 1 5 days ago
I had cateract surger in my right eye 3 weeks ago. Everything went well. Now I noticed my eyelid droops a little. No pain or redness or visible sty. Doc said to use warm compresses for 20 min 3 times a day. If there is no sty, will the warm compresses cause any harm?
2 1 5 days ago
WHi, my friend has severe pain behind her right eye that goes to the top her head. It is like being electrocuted with severe head aches that are disabling. Her vision is affected, her sinuses are also affected. She has had an MRI and she is being treated for optic nerve is swollen . She has had a...
2 1 Fri, 8 Dec 2017
It feels like I have something in my right eye. I woke up i middle of night feeling like something way in my eye. Tried flooding it with warm water, but no relief. Only feels OK if my eye is shut. Probably have aggravated it by rubbing it throughout night. What might this be?
2 1 Fri, 8 Dec 2017
I have type 2 diabetes and I am sick. It started about 10 or more days ago with moderate to severe left eye pain and pressure. Then it moved down into my neck then I thought I got a bout of pluritis (not the first time) because I could not take a deep breath the pain was intense. I had a low...
2 1 Fri, 8 Dec 2017
Why is my right eye ball burning? Especially when I am reading. I have been diagnosed with glaucoma and have had caterrack surgery. I also have a stint in my eye balls and plugs. I have had laser at least four times. I saw my eye doctor on Thursday and my eye pressures were 16 and 20. The 20 is...
3 2 Fri, 8 Dec 2017
I have glaucoma which has been controlled well by taking Rx eye drops. In recent months I have had an increasing need to rub my eyes because of a mild sense of itching. Can this potentially aggravate eye pressure, i.e. the side effects of glaucoma? No matter--I ll call my optometrist. (In the...
2 1 Fri, 8 Dec 2017
I am experiencing vision loss my Dr said my optical nerve is double the normal size but not damaged and me eye pressure is 17-18 . My doctor is making me take multiple field vision tests and make me feel like he thinks I m not honest what could be wrong is it in my head?
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