Answers in 'Ophthalmology'
2 weeks after unprotected sex with female. I lost my voice (not soar), mild flu like symptoms, then a few days later developed conjunctivitis. Hiv?
A few days ago I went to put on my sunglasses. I was preoccupied and accidentally jabbed my left temple with the stem of my glasses. It's tender still?
A tiny blood bump just popped on the inside of my eyelid, it is starting to cause irritation on eye. what should I do?
A friend of mine In Sri Lanka has white spots in the iris of both eyes. The eyes hurt sometimes. What can it be?
Am a myope with glasses to have cataract surgery. A monocular IOL to be used. Should it be set at near or distance to mimic my present viewing?
Are astigmatic and presbyopic IOL's examples of what is known or referred to as "accommodating" IOL's for cataract surgery?
Bottom eyelid feels feavy when looking down. Decongestant didn't help. What could be causing this. Eye exam all good. Scared?
Being treated for hypothyroid after case of thyroiditis. TSH was 94+ at last check. Urine-protein, blood & bilirubin & creat 1.39. EGFR 45. Weight gain, blurry vision also. Ideas?
Can ear infection::Disorder::Disease or vestibular issues cause unequal pupil size? Opthamalogist says eyes fine and he doesn't suspect neurological.
Can use of antispasmodics for stomach pain (hyoscine butylbromide) delay period cycle?
CMV igm pos. Igg neg. numbness tingling eye floaters rashes. All other infectious disease neg.Can CMV cause all this? 27 year old male. Help! Thanks!
Can a blocked tear duct also hurt,Ive looked and I'm not seeing anything that looks like a pimple?
CT showed mediastinal swollen lymphs on both sides. fixing to have Bronchoscopy EBUS. is it more likely sarcoidosis or cancer. dipped snuff 30 years.
Cataract: Would an aspheric monocular IOL typically be stable when placed or move around like multifocal and accommodating IOL's can? Thanks.
Cataract: I'll have an aspheric monocular IOL placed for near viewing. Will my vision change for the better over weeks or does it happen right away?
Can I have a teaspoon of Manuka honey if I get seasonal pollen allergies? Runny nose, itchy throat, eyes, and nose.
Every time I stand up I get dizzy, feel pressure in my head & eyes, body gets weak, & I loose my vision for about 30 or less seconds. Bad? Unhealthy?
Eye feels heavy underneath. I when i bend forward it feels like pressure build up around my eye and on top of cheek. Eye exam ok, decongestant didn't?
Eye tests and 3 CT scans all come back normal. still suffer with halo vision on white objects and white writing. Suffer with health anxiety. Related?
For 6 months I have had red spots on my chin and around my eyes and eye lids also on my upper lip and in the crease of my neck. It gets dry and flaky?
Generally, just how blurry will my fingers look compared to now (20::30 near) after a monofocal IOL used during cataract surgery in left eye. Am myope.
How many patients do you find come to you with late retinal redetachment occurring 1 or more years after initially successful RD repair?
Hello. I have dry sore eyes while watching plasma 49 inch TV. Eye examination normal. Why am i not producing tears? What should I do? Thanks
Had Graves' disease 28 years ago, now hypothyroidism. My eyes get a lot of pressure behind them. Eyelids open during the night. Painful.
Heavy pressure like feeling under eye. Happens more towards the end of the day. Days are ok. Got eyes checked everything ok. Runny nose mornings
How long does it take to recover from a trabeculoplasty?
Hi Doc,is it safe to use bleaching powder to clean water storage tanks,considering that water is used for bathing &it may get into eyes n cause damage
Hello, I have been experiencing some burning sensation on the corner of my eyelid and I am not sure what it could be. I have been rubbing my eyes too.
I started with one floaters a 3 month ago but it is getting worse, I'm having a flashes of 1 second trhrough the days ( they just appears and disappea?
I always get severe headache andfeel pain behind eyes after getting a shower..why it is?
I had a non surgical eyelid procedure 7 wks ago called Plasmage. Persistent redness around my eyes slowly clearing. Is this hematoma? Will it fade out
I have a bubble in both eyes .. do I need to see an eye doctor or go to opticians?
I believe i have bartholin cysts. i'v experienced this two year ago, was a big lump that went away on its own. Now i have multiple cyst near the lower end of my outer vagina. smooth hasnt grown in size and not itchy nor painful just an eye sore?
I've tried three different types of contacts and none of them have given me perfect vision. I have astigmatisms in both eyes (1.25). Should I try tori?
I've had a bruise under my eye for 3 years now. It came when I hit my eye in my new home. I hit it on wood paneling and it never went away.
I woke up this morning with drooping eyelid in my left eye. I have been having headaches on and off, although I am not having one right now.
I am experiencing double vision (quality: with both eyes open) and dry eyes.
I am 17 year old girl and I have cataract.. Pease doctor tell me can I reduce it naturally or only through surgery. More likely I need natural remedy ?
I experience cold sweat, nausea, blurry vision, weak hands and feet, and the feeling of wanting to vomit after one to two hours after my period starts. This happens almost every time my period comes. Is this normal?
I cut where my eyelid meets my eye last night, it didn't bleed at all, it's a very small laceration. waking up this morning my eye was swollen almost shut and very red. Some swelling has gone down but it burns and waters a lot do I need A doctor ?
Im on meds for hypertension, anxiety, and depression.I'm having some dizziness (almost a fizzy feeling) in my head and blurred vision. Ideas?
I am 39 yrs old with systemic lupus, last night my nose has a clear stream just drippng, my eyes are red and dry, i checked pollen count and it 2.2 so?
I'm losing weight on my head. My eye bones are showing and my cheek bones are poking out kinda far. Pluse my head got smaller. I do not do crack. I smoke weed and cigarettes. And I big below my neck everything is normal. ?
I am experiencing pitting edema ankles >calves & leg stiffness after sitting. frequent urination worse at night, Stinging eyes post menopausal. Non smoker 27yrs
I have conjunctivitis, 3 days into taking Chloramphenicol ointment and still got a bit of puss in corner of eye only when I wake up. Is this normal?
I have what I believe is a spider bite on my forehead and it caused my eye to swell?
I have a small white dot on the iris of my left eye super irritating. What could it be? I wear contact 24::7.
I have alopecia, which is spreading all over my face, scalp and eyebrows. Tried a multitude of treatments, nothing working, is there a new OMP therap?
Is Intraocular lens medically necessary for 70yr old's cataract removal? Doc is forcing mom to replace her natural lens during cataract surgery.
I have a white spot on side of my left eye,its itchy and eye watering a bit. What could this be?
I have a crack that goes from my right eye past my hairline. I have headaches almost everyday and it hurts extremely bad where the crack is.
I start off with a painful bad taste in my mouth and blurred shaking vision "oscillopsia" th3n i get really off balance like im swaying on a boat... i?
I have pink eye and the Dr gave me drops for them how long til it clears up and can I put my contacts back in if I disinfected them after it clears up?
I am experiencing blurred vision in left eye (time frame: gradual onset) and headache on the left side (quality: occurs at the same time of day, dull or aching sensation) (side:...
I asked for an aspheric monocular IOL set for near for a catract. Do I run a high risk of anisometropia compared to untreated eye? Want crisp near.
I have slight blurred vision and lightheadedness
I'm also experiencing stomach upset and body weakness specially when i woke-up at morning.
I am experiencing epileptic seizures. The following also describe me: Confusion, Eyes rolling back, Muscle twitching, and Blackouts (with memory l...
I am a 62 yr old female just has cataract removal & multifocal implants. my rt eye now dr says looks like it has adies tonic pupil. can it go away?
I take plaquenil and my doctor said if I get distortions it could be a side effect and I've got many scotomas. Should I be worried or is it nothing?
I was putting a warm compress on my eye and suddenly it popped and started bleeding. What should I do?
I banged my head really hard on my car door arch. I bust open my eye brow. Had it glued together. It's been three days and my head hurts really bad.
I got my eyes dilated day before yesterday n still experiencing the same plz suggest me what to do?
I am experiencing high blood pressure (hypertension), auditory hallucination, red or bloodshot eyes, heart murmur, difficulty thinking and balance...I'm a meth addict, daily for 2 years, .5+ grams. Will these symptoms be reversible if I quit?
Is the gold standard that is most predictable, for a person who now wears distance glasses, still a standard IOL for cataract surgery?
I presently wear eyeglasses for distance. Left eye needs cataract surgery only; one month for new Rx. How can I drive wearing present glasses?
In general, can I drive myself home after a one eye cataract surgery? I live alone and the doctors office is 20 miles travel each way.
In a typical cataract surgery, does the ophthalmologist give a needle anesthesia injection directly into the eye before surgery?
Just had an eye exam..vision in my right eye is -0.25 and left eye is perfect..is this natural to have it?or i developed it later on? vitamins needed?
My vision become blurry what should I do?
My daughter got bath gel in her eye while she was showering. She rinsed it out w::Cold water, but it hurts and it's red. Is it ok to put sterile eye d?
My 7 year was staring at the sun for a few seconds while wearing cheap sunglasses. Clear day, 2.5 hrs before sunset. Permanent eye damage as a result?
My eye starts swelling wen I workout in gym especially if I lift weights I'm taking Sibelium 5mg in the morning and betacap tr 40 in the morning?
Migraine going on a week now, right side through eye & wrapping around to the back of my head & neck. Dizziness and fatigue. No relief. Help?
My right eye sees a slight wave in everything for the past six years, that ungulates. Far right periphery of same eye, strobe-light flash occasional.
My son keeps waking up with his right eye swollen and pain. no itching. sometimes the bottom is swollen sometimes the top. but it's painful. why?
My right eye has been twitching for the last week. It is very annoying. Any reason?
My son 22 years. he as dislocated natural lens and power minus 11 and minus 12 what is the solution sir.
My mother has been offered the option of laser trabeculoplasty and surgery, but she wants to know if that would eliminate the need to use medication (drops)? Whether the condition would ever deteriorate again? If untreated would she go blind.
My uncorrected distance vision is 20::200; corrected is 20::20. Will my uncorrected vision improve after aspheric monofocal IOL post cataract surgery?
On a low carb 500 cal a day diet. 21 years now my pressure is constantly high headaches everyday starts from eyes or eyes what can cause those things?
On my eyelids,(closer to lashes) suddenly appeared capillars. What can it be ? Is it possible to remove?
Poked myself in the eye an hour ago.. i see fine and eye looks ok.. not red but it just feels very sore.. should i worry? What can I do for it?
Severe chest tightness and preassure, with breathing problems that never goes away, gets worse in the evenings. Stomach pain and blurry vision aswell?
Suddenly: canker sores,recurrent cold sores, yeast infections w:: any sexual contact,blepharitis & had vaginal streptococcus. Underlying immune issue?
Tracey Leon Bush needs to see an eye specialist. He cannot see out of one eye. Can someone please help?
There are cluster of bumps on the outside corner of my eye that itch. It started as one bump a few weeks ago and went away. Now it's back this time in clusters. What could it be? What should I do?
Upper right eyelid red hurts and swollen. Spider bite??? During sleep felt sharp pinch then pain.
Used drugs 2 mnths ago+heartrate skyrocketed. I've had a 24hr EKG+blood tests-all OK. My eyes are v bloodshot, particularly mornings-linked?
Usually, will my sclera be bloodshot red after cataract surgery with a traditional IOL for a few weeks?
Use distance glasses to drive. How can see out of my left glass lens when vision for up to 4 weeks is different and not stable post cataract surgery?
Woke up yday w:: R upper eyelid feeling bruised. No swelling, redness, pain, pus, visual change etc. Looks normal but is tender. Cause? Treatment?
When I bend down and get back up my eyes go blurry to almost blind and happened once while driving to where I had to pull over ?
Weeks of Pain in right temple radiating to right eye, jaw. Now also fever, nausea, headache, sore neck, CT at dentist today severe RT sinus also totally blocked, & infected molar root. Is ER warranted in addition to dental care for the rest of my s::S?
What is the definition or description of: Cortical blindness?
What is the definition or description of: Vision distortion?
What is the definition or description of: Constricted visual fields?
When I smile one of my eyes looks more closed than the other. Could it be due to having a slight overbite?
What is the definition or description of: Divergent strabismus?
Want to take supplement for vision health. Areds2? Have floaters, dry eye & ocular migraine. Take Carlson finest fish oil daily +multi vitamin.
Yesterday i saw sparklin dust floating & has happened once before. my doc said, my retina is thinin at the edges & cum c her if i c flashes of light, or i might go blind. were those sparkling dust what she was talking about? shud i b worried?