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I know that corneal abrasions on the corneas can be bad, but can you predict which ones will go bad?
foreign body: Most commonly, a foreign body, like a speck of dirt, a metal shard, etc will get into your eye and cause a corneal abrasion. These can be painful and need to be treated, especially if over the pupil, so scarring is less likely to occur (which if occurs over the pupil could cause visual problems). ...Read more
I had reoccurring cornea abrasions every 2 months until putting in a tear duct plug with no problems for 4 months now. How long can I keep it in?
Until it falls out: The advantage of plugs is that they are easy to insert and can be removed if needed. They help maintain what tears you make but do not add any extra. The disadvantage is that they can fall out spontaneously. But it seems that as long as yours are in place, you will have the benefit. ...Read more
I have severe dry eyes and have frequent cornea abrasions. Besides using restaysis, what can I do to help my condition. ?
Several Options: Restasis is an standard treatment for dry eye syndrome (des), but there are other treatments depending on the underlying cause(s) of your des. Some moderate to severe cases of des can be caused by autoimmune diseases such as lupus, sjogrens, rheumatoid arthritis to name a few. It's important for your eye doctor to establish the cause of your des. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Still having painful eye flair ups 6 weeks after I had two cornea abrasions. Most of the time that eye is fine, but has major trouble on occasion.
Diagnosed with cornea abrasion 18 days ago, still have blurry vision, headache when trying to read, will i every have my vision back?
This calls for: An ophthalmologist appointment.Get a more detailed answer ›
Diagnosed with cornea abrasion 18 days ago, still have blurry vision, headache when trying to read, will i every have my vision back? Optham. 4 times
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