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Can You Get A Possible Detached Retina From Being Hit In The Head
The retina is the light sensitive layer in the back of the eye that transmits images to the brain via the optic nerves to create vision. If a hole or tear develops in the retina, eye fluids can separate the retina from underlying layer (choroid) . The most common cause of retinal holes or tears is traction from the vitreous, the clear gel that fils the inside of ...Read more
How hard of a hit to head does it take for detached retina? I hit head on brow bone few wks ago, but didn't seem severe, now flicker of light, scared!
My blind eye has detached retina there is a lot of pain in my head an pressure in eye it feels like it will explode what should I do?
After surgery for a detached retina, my vision is coming back but it is still distorted. Will it continue to get better?
Distortion after RD: Following repair of retinal detachment, distortion during the healing process can also indicate swelling of the retina (macular edema) or abnormal healing of the retina. Sometimes scar tissue can form on the macula creating distortion. A test called oct (optical coherence tomography) is useful in analyzing the macula for causes of distortion. Discuss with your retinal specialist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
It Depends: Retinal detachment surgery can involve a range of surgical techniques from an office procedure to operative surgery. Typical recovery ranges from 2 to 6 weeks depending on whether gas or oil was used in the surgery. It may take months for the vision to recovery optimally, depending on the type of detachment that occurred. It is best to follow the surgeon's guidelines. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What if I have fluid behind the retina from several holes, should I stop exercising? I want to know id its safe i don't want to get a detached retina.
Do nothing: C ur ophthalmologist, only he/her can advise u.In the meantime don't exert ur self @ all. ...Read more
How long does it take to get my eyes to look normal again (no droopy or swollen eyes) after detached retina surgery?
Depends. : It depends on how extensive your surgery was. If a buckle and vitrectomy were done, it can talk a while. That means up to a few months for the eye to look normal again. It is common for the eyelid to be a little droopy after any type of eye surgery. This may or may not recover totally. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My daughter 7 yr old, is tilting her head .Opthmalogist diagnosed it as retinal detachment , recommended buckle surgery ?Is tilting because of this?
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