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Guidance on refractive errors in the eye - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Answered : 40 Questions
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User :   i send my full details please wait for some seconds
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User :   my name is XXXXXXXX age 29 i working as xxxxx in day i will work 6 to 7 hors daily infront of computer last 4 months i found some T.B virus attack so i went to doctor he exmine and tell us that T.B attack and he give medicines now days i continue with T.B medicine. last 3 to 4 days i suffer from eyes pain while working on computer so i went to eye doctor in xxxxx he examine and give Right side eye -1 -0.75X 65 and Left side eye -1.0 X
User :   yes doctor
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   T.B you mean Tuberculosis?
User :   left side eye -1 0.75X 90 degree he suggested me to wear specs he didnot tell anything about condition of my eyes simple tell wear the glass. when wearing the glass some time and remove the glass i can see blurr in monitor and surroundings vision so my doubt is that short sight or longsight whether it can curable? I did not to wear the glass?
User :   what is remedy to improve my eye sight vision?
Doctor :   yes there are few surgeries
User :   please steady the whole thing tell us the solution doctor
Doctor :   there is LASIK surgery
User :   LASIK surgery means what
User :   it is costly?
Doctor :   Laser assisted insitu keratoplasty
User :   please tell about i suffer from short sight or long sight
Doctor :   it should be myopia
Doctor :   myopia is shortsight
User :   myopia can be curable
Doctor :   yes it can be
User :   what is the cost of LASIK surgery ?
Doctor :   any where from 35 to 45 thousands
User :   and its time of operation
Doctor :   you mean the number of days stay at hospital?
User :   yes doctor
Doctor :   it is just over night
User :   how much time to fully cure? after cure i didnot wear any classes?
Doctor :   you can go back home the very day of the surgery
User :   how much time to get to normal routine work after discharge and in future wear any glasses?
Doctor :   Sunglasses will be provided to wear for the first 24 hours after the surgery
Doctor :   For the next 7 days you should wear sunglasses outside to protect your eyes for the outside elements.
Doctor :   Wear the plastic eye shields every night for the first 7 nights following surgery
Doctor :   did you get that?
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Doctor :   please fill the form that i sent
Doctor :   and say when done
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