Doctor Q&A for Dr. Bruce Saran

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
No: It's a combination steroid antibiotic and should not cause you to lose vision. Contact your prescribing.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Corneal problem: This is from dry eye- either not making enough tears, or poor quality of tears or a ptosis- incomplete eyelid closure that allows cornea to dry out.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Genetic trauma: Marcus gunn jaw winking syndrome is elevation or depression of the eyelid on chewing/suckling and may occur either in one or both eyes, with or withou ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Blepharitis: Eyelid margin disease is a common and chronic condition caused by inflammation of the eyelids referred to as blepharitis or meibomitis. This conditio ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Glasses: This is myopia: "nearsighted" it is a relatively common refractive problem with the eye. He simply needs glasses and your eye doctor and you should ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Go to eye doctor: This could be due to inflammation in the eye, corneal problem or an early cataract.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Eye MD and Endocrine: Exophthalmos, protrusion of eyes, is most likely a result of thyroid disease. Other causes include inflammation and infection of tissues or sinuses a ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends: Progression from retinal tear to detachment occurs more rapidly if there is significant traction, higher degree of myopia (nearsightedness), in patien ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: Vitreous separation and vitreous hemorrhage cause vitreous floaters in your vision. This can also result in hazy vision. The laser procedure helps t ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Chalazion: A chalazion is a small bump in the eyelid caused by a blockage of the inner eyelid oil gland. It is caused by a blocked duct in one of the meibomian g ... Read More
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