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Can you tell me what an amsler grid is for on any eye test?

Can you tell me what an amsler grid is for on any eye test?

Amsler Grid: Is 1/4 inch graph paper with a dot on it. With each eye, you stare at the dot and pay attention to the lines. If the lines are missing or not straight, mark the area and call you ophthalmologist. This was described by french ophthalmologist marc amsler. ...Read more

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Lt. Eye mac. Pucker. Corrected vision 20/40 µpsia. Amsler grid nl. Corrected vision 20/40.Age 69.Could the macuar pucker cause micropsia? Rt. eye20/30.

Lt. Eye mac. Pucker. Corrected vision 20/40 &micropsia. Amsler grid nl. Corrected vision 20/40.Age 69.Could the macuar pucker cause micropsia? Rt. eye20/30.

Micropsia: Yes, it can if the macular pucker is severe enough. Micropsia is a condition in which objects are perceived to be smaller than they actually are. Micropsia can be caused by optical factors (such as wearing glasses), by distortion of images in the eye (such as optically, via swelling of the cornea or from changes in the shape of the retina such as from retinal edema, macular degeneration, and more ...Read more

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Eye dilated resulting in eye allergies but see a spot in amsler grid is this healthy?

Eye dilated resulting in eye allergies but see a spot in amsler grid is this healthy?

Exam: An infrequent but likely reaction to dilating eye drops may have occurred, resulting in red, itchy, & swollen eyelids. Cool compresses, preservative free artificial tears usually will be helpful, but occasionally a steroid preparation may be needed. As for the new spot in your vision noted during amslrt grid testing,! you will need to call your Eye MD to have your macula examined. An OCT can be done ...Read more

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Can you tell me what an amsler grid is for on any eye test?

Amsler Grid: Is 1/4 inch graph paper with a dot on it. With each eye, you stare at the dot and pay attention to the lines. If the lines are missing or not straight, mark the area and call you ophthalmologist. This was described by french ophthalmologist marc amsler. ...Read more

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What kind of eye damage does the amsler grid reveal?

What kind of eye damage does the amsler grid reveal?

Macular change: The Amsler grid is a subjective test of the sensitivity and patterning of the very central vision in the macular and foveal area. It is help for conditions such as macular edema, serous maculopathy, macular degeneration and traumatic damage to the central visual area. ...Read more

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If looking at the amsler grid what eye damage does it reveal?

If looking at the amsler grid what eye damage does it reveal?

Amsler grid testing: Can reveal changes to the macula. The macula is the central portion of the retina responsible for your central vision. The most common uses for amsler grid testing at home or in the office is to monitor for changes in patients with age-related macular degeneration. The test is subjective and not highly reliable, but still a valuable tool in our fight against macula disease. ...Read more

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Lt. Eye mac. Pucker. Corrected vision 20/40 µpsia. Amsler grid nl. Corrected vision 20/40.Age 69.Could the macuar pucker cause micropsia? Rt. eye20/30.

Micropsia: Yes, it can if the macular pucker is severe enough. Micropsia is a condition in which objects are perceived to be smaller than they actually are. Micropsia can be caused by optical factors (such as wearing glasses), by distortion of images in the eye (such as optically, via swelling of the cornea or from changes in the shape of the retina such as from retinal edema, macular degeneration, and more ...Read more

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Eye dilated resulting in eye allergies but see a spot in amsler grid is this healthy?

Exam: An infrequent but likely reaction to dilating eye drops may have occurred, resulting in red, itchy, & swollen eyelids. Cool compresses, preservative free artificial tears usually will be helpful, but occasionally a steroid preparation may be needed. As for the new spot in your vision noted during amslrt grid testing,! you will need to call your Eye MD to have your macula examined. An OCT can be done ...Read more

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What is an ambler grid and can I use it on the computer?

What is an ambler grid and can I use it on the computer?

Check central vision: The amsler grid is a grid of horizontal and vertical lines used to monitor a person's central visual field. It is a diagnostic tool that helps detect visual disturbances caused by changes in the retina, especially the macula, such as in age-related macular degeneration. The site http://amslergrid. Org has a grid online. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a grid like pattern in front of my eyes?

What to do if I have a grid like pattern in front of my eyes?

More information: Is the grid temporary, monocular. Moves?, black and white, colored. Any other symptoms.? Fever ...Read more

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Which will give the best results based on a weekly grid: an aerobic or anaerobic workout?

Which will give the best results based on a weekly grid: an aerobic or anaerobic workout?

Define results :o): If increased aerobic capacity and endurance are desired results, would go with an aerobic plan.
If increased muscle mass/strength is the desired goal, then would go anerobic weight training.

For overall health, could grid an initial plan for aerobic/cardio 30 min 5 days per week, with weight training days of 25-30 min on mwf, so you will have rest/recovery from weight training. ...Read more

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Hi, I had day 5 embryo at blastocyst stage grid bc transfer and today is 5 days pass the transfer I don't any symptoms does this means negative.

Hi, I had day 5 embryo at blastocyst stage grid bc transfer and today is 5 days pass the transfer I don't any symptoms does this means negative.

Embryo transfer: We presume implantation takes place within 48 - 72 hours of the transfer but you won't detect any pregnancy hormones until 7 - 12 days after the transfer. Therefore you could still be pregnant even if you don't have any symptoms. ...Read more

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What to do for jaw pain. Not griding. Just chew on one side?

What to do for jaw pain. Not griding. Just chew on one side?

Easy things first: If patients experience jaw pain, they can try taking anti-inflammatory medications, warm compresses to the area and also avoid any hard foods. If the pain persists they should be seen by a dentist, oral surgeon, or ent. The most common problem is from TMJ (an inflammation of the jaw joint), but jaw pain can be caused by much more serious problems. So it must be checked by someone if it persists. ...Read more

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Dear Sir / Madam My girlfriend had severe pain in her right abdomen. She says the pain was from the lower part of her ribs to her hip bone. She is fit and does spinning, grid etc. Could this be a normal stitch of concern?

Dear Sir / Madam My girlfriend had severe pain in her right abdomen. She says the pain was from the lower part of her ribs to her hip bone. She is fit and does spinning, grid etc. Could this be a normal stitch of concern?

Some possibilities: If one has very uncomfortable tummy pain, and is normally in good health, plus is not pregnant, the possibilities include: appendicitis (usually has fever), gall stones, kidney stone (very painful), constipation (crampy), stomach flu, etc... Patients with "moderate or severe" pain, meaning worse than mild, need a doctor's evaluation to be sure it is not appendicitis, which usually needs surgery. ...Read more

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I am experiencing pain in my hip joint in the inside. Dull achey somtime sharp. It pops when I rotate. And also grides. Worst in morning and night?

I am experiencing pain in my hip joint in the inside. Dull achey somtime sharp. It pops when I rotate. And also grides. Worst in morning and night?

Get an xray: At the tender age of 22, osteoarthritis woulld be unusual unless it were traumatically induced. Another possiblity would be avascular necrosis, but a simple xray should be determinate. If everything is normal, then physical therapy would be a consideration. ...Read more

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I got my period I four years ago. I have a boyfriend but we haven't had sex yet. We make out and kind of grides on me. What can this mean. Please help?

I got my period I four years ago. I have a boyfriend but we haven't had sex yet. We make out and kind of grides on me. What can this mean. Please help?

Safety in groups: Be careful if alone with him. Things happen when the underwear comes off. It should the first line of defense against pregnancy. Keeping the underwear on, and then a pair of Levi's button-fly jeans with really tight buttons... that usually works. Once jeans and underwear come off, one has to rely on condoms, birth control pills, etc... Keep some condoms handy if one cannot keep those Levi's on. ...Read more

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