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Corneal abrasion with bandage contact lens how will cornea heal?

Corneal abrasion with bandage contact lens how will cornea heal?

Fine: Years ago the treatment for an abrasion was a pressure patch. But in recent years ophthalmologists have switched from patching to using a bandage contact lens with antibiotic and possibly a mild steroid to decrease the inflammation. Continue your care with the same ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Abrasions (Definition)

An abrasion is a wound caused by superficial damage to skin no deeper than dermis or mucous membrane.It is less severe than laceratin and bleeding ...Read more


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Could a cornea eye abrasion heal by itself?

Could a cornea eye abrasion heal by itself?

Yes: If the abrasion does not get infected, it will heal in a day or two. If it is not better by then, see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Will pink eye ointment give you blurry vision?

Will pink eye ointment give you blurry vision?

Yes: Any ophthalmic ointment can blur the vision at first because of its thick/viscous nature. It should clear though in a few minutes. ...Read more

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Can getting pink eye damage your eye sight?

Can getting pink eye damage your eye sight?

In general, no.: Although the puffiness can result in blurry vision initially. Several infections can however cause scarring and vision issues these include herpes simplex kertaoconjunctivitis as well as trachoma, a chronic chlamydial infection of the conjunctiva. ...Read more

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Can lasik eye surgery accidentally damage your eyes?

Can lasik eye surgery accidentally damage your eyes?

Rare: All surgery including lasik carries some degress of risk. Lasik certainly has among the lowest percentage of risk. There have however been no cases of blindness reported in millions of eyes done and the reported problems are quite minor and should not prevent you from having the procedure if you are otherwise a good candidate. ...Read more

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How to apply eye contact lenses into small eyes?

How to apply eye contact lenses into small eyes?

Carefully: It can be difficult to insert contact lenses when the opening between the lids, or the eyeball itself, is smaller than average. Contact lenses do come in differing diameters, and a smaller one may be a bit easier. Usually your eye doctor will have an individual who is experienced at teaching the use of contacts in the office, and they can offer advice about technique of insertion and removal. ...Read more

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Will visine eye drops help with my general eye blurriness?

Will visine eye drops help with my general eye blurriness?

Possibly: If the blurriness is due to dry eye then visine will help. If visine or other ocular lubricants don't help then you should have an exam. ...Read more

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Can corneal abrasion cause astigmatism?

Can corneal abrasion cause astigmatism?

No: Unless they cause corneal scarring (can lead to irregular astigmatism), but typically they heal ok if the eye health is good and lids are in place. ...Read more

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How can you disinfect eye shadow after conjunctivitis?

How can you disinfect eye shadow after conjunctivitis?

You cannot: You cannot disinfect eye shadow. If you have had an infection you need to discard it. ...Read more

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Can wearing an eye patch on a "good" eye cause vision damage, or make the covered eye lazy?

Can wearing an eye patch on a "good" eye cause vision damage, or make the covered eye lazy?

Amblyopia: The treatment for a lazy (amblyopic) eye is to patch the good eye in a controlled manner. Sometimes the amblyopia can switch but the vision is recoverable. That is why it needs to be done in a controlled manner. ...Read more

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Can cornea crosslinking help my eyes heal after lasik? Will it help my dry eyes?

Can cornea crosslinking help my eyes heal after lasik? Will it help my dry eyes?

Yes and no: If there are abnormalities in the curvature of your eye because of the lasik, then yes. Usually, folks have a lot of rapid change in their prescription. It is not indicated for minor changes occurring years after the original procedure. There is currently no indication for it in the treatment of dry eyes. ...Read more

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Will the eye drops treat the keratitis?

Will the eye drops treat the keratitis?

Yes: See your eye doctor to determine the cause and severity of your keratitis. Based on this, antibiotic, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, lubricating or some combination of drops may be prescribed. ...Read more

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Can wearing an eye patch, closing one eye, improve vision and minor eye lag/lazy eye in other eye? How much training would it take to improve

Can wearing an eye patch, closing one eye, improve vision and minor eye lag/lazy eye in other eye? How much training would it take to improve

Possibly: If you had patching when you were an infant and a young child, then your eyes (each alone) may have reached their best potential vision by age eight. The vision can then drop in one of the eyes and be brought up to its best 8 year old level when you are older. If the vision was poor by age eight, then you are out of luck. ...Read more

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How to treat eye irritation from eye makeup?

How to treat eye irritation from eye makeup?

Eye irritation: wash the yes, don't leave the make up on over the night,don't use the eye make up after 3 months of opening them, do not sure with others your eye make-up, before applying the make-up make sure your eye and face are clean, •If you tend to have dry eyes, avoid metallic/glitter, powder or other makeup that flakes ...Read more

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How to remove brown pigmentation from the eye cornea?

How to remove brown pigmentation from the eye cornea?

Eye Have An Answer..: If you mean the clear front part of the eye (that's the cornea), then an eye doctor can remove it with a special tool.Of course, depends also on how you got it.Born with it?Get a small metallic foreign body in it? Got"creative"and tried to get a tattoo there? Affecting your vision?If it's brown color on the iris (the colored disk that opens and closes around the pupil), that's another story... ...Read more

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Will eye patching help strabismus?

Will eye patching help strabismus?

Improve vision: In childhood strabismus, patching is used when the brain starts to ignore the vision from one eye. A patch is placed over the better eye to force the brain to pay attention to the vision from the supressed eye. This is why you can see children wearing eyepatches at times. ...Read more

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Eyedrops can disturb the eye size?

Eyedrops can disturb the eye size?

No : There is not a drop or medication that can change the eye size. The pupil can change size depending on the ambient light. Ther are drops that can make the pupil smaller or bigger. ...Read more

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How does color contacts scratch your cornea?

How does color contacts scratch your cornea?

Not color related: The color of a contact lens does not affect the cornea. However, the lens itself may have a defect, or something may be under the contact lens causing a scratch on the cornea. If a scratch occurs, the lens should not be worn and the eye should be checked if symptoms persist. ...Read more

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