A 49-year-old female asked:
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I've had ophthalmic grave disease for almost 5 yrs, my right eye still swelling and bigger than left that is normal now, should I consider surgery ?

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Dr. John Gillespie
40 years experience in Ophthalmology
Eye swelling Graves : Ophthalmic involvement with graves can happen even if thyroid levels are normal. Radiation, steroids and last surgery can reduce the forward protrusion " proptosis"
Answered on Feb 27, 2013
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