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Half closed eyelid since birth and associated sight problem. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vision and Eye Disorders
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   hello doctor
User :   i have got my eye problem .
Doctor :   can you describe your problem?
Doctor :   To get a more complete picture I need this information
Age: ; Occupation:
User :   i am 16 year old boy,since my birth my eyelid has been half a closed,
User :   i cann't open my eyelid fully.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other problems with the eye- any sight difficulties?
User :   my father is working in .
Doctor :   Are you able to close it completely?
User :   yes
User :   i have very little eyesight?
Doctor :   ok- i was waiting for the answer to my first question- which you probably missed- above
Doctor :   so is that the answer- or a question?
User :   it's a question
Doctor :   can you pls answer it- its for you to answer
Doctor :   Do you have any other problems with the eye- any sight difficulties?
User :   NO
User :   i have consultd
Doctor :   DO you have any other problems- like in closing your mouth/ facial weakness?
Doctor :   As you have already consulted is there any additional information you would like?
User :   No , i have like a normal man.
User :   Yes shore SIR
User :   can u say any treatment for this?
User :   sir i was mentally upset , because of this problem.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   whom did you consult- an opthalmologist?
Doctor :   from the information you have provided me, it is difficult for me
User :   yes
Doctor :   to give you an honest opinion- it could most probably be an inborn defect
Doctor :   but i would like to see that before i suggest anything
Doctor :   If you can mail me a photo- one with your eye open- and the other closed
Doctor :   then I will be in a position to give you more qualified advice
Doctor :   If you can mail me a photo, pls mail it to YYYY@YYYY
User :   yes u correct ,my mom says it is a problem caused when my delivery was taken place.
User :   i will try to send my photo sir.
Doctor :   ok- I will mail you back as soon as possible once I see your photo
Doctor :   and suggest a remedy if possibel
User :   thank u sir
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
Doctor :   you are welcome,
User :   please can i know u r name sir.
Doctor :   My Name is DR.
User :   sir , it's there any operation for this
Doctor :   from XXXXXX
Doctor :   I can let you know for sure only after I see your photo- but it is more troublesome and causes more problems- if you are unable to close your eyelid
User :   sir , when iam in a class room , iam getting my eyes r strained.
Doctor :   DId you get your eyesight checked- with the reading chart and all..
User :   sir iam comletely able to close my eyelid .
Doctor :   yes- i understood that- i was just letting you know
Doctor :   that if you are unable to close the eyelid- it causes a lot of problems for
Doctor :   your eyes
User :   yes sir i has a little problem with my eyesight.
Doctor :   Are you using spectacles?
Doctor :   r u thr?
User :   doctor told me to wear me ,& he tested my eyes ,gave a spctacles,
but i have not liked to wear sir.
Doctor :   if you have been given
Doctor :   specs
Doctor :   you should be wearing them - it is bad for your eyes if you do not
Doctor :   once you use then regularly- your eye strain will become alright
Doctor :   pls mail me the photos when possible, and I will get back to you
User :   now iam in a stage to do anything for my eyes because now iam getting the real problem ,when iam doing my labexperiments.
Doctor :   ok- Pls make sure you wear your specs regularly
Doctor :   it will help if you mention your power- that is in the prescription when you mail me the photos
User :   i think i have developed inferiority complex
Doctor :   lots of young people have different kinds of problems-
Doctor :   no one is perfect- some have problems that can be seen and others have problems that cannot be seen
User :   but it should not effect my future
Doctor :   there is no need for you to feel inferior to anybody
User :   i am worried so much
Doctor :   it will not affect your future- as long as you do not let it to
Doctor :   Wear your specs regularly- and don't worry about how spectacles look- spectacles in fact make people look
Doctor :   distinguished and scholarly
Doctor :   and that is a fact :)
Doctor :   do you know that significant number of brilliant people wear specs?
User :   sir plese say can i possible to get a complete solution for my problem in any part of the place
Doctor :   we will call you with details then- and arrange a appointment with a good ophthalmologist at a specialsed center
Doctor :   can I confirm your details
Doctor :   Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   Email : YYYY@YYYY
User :   sir once a my doctor said to wear to spc that is having a spring system
Doctor :   one of doctors will give you a call soon
Doctor :   to discuss this further
User :   which will help to open my eyelid
Doctor :   are your mobile number and e mail id correct?
User :   yes sir , u can contact at any timt
Doctor :   ok- we will call you soon
Doctor :   thanks for consulting us; bye for now
User :   pleaes can i know ur hospital
User :   ok by sir
Doctor :   we will mail you all the information and give you a call as well
Doctor :   Bye for now;
Doctor :   good night
User :   nice to have ur words
Doctor :   welocme
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