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. I had a detached retna repaired with laser surgery last year. The doctor says it is healed. I use an inversion table for a bad back.Can this hurt my eyes?
4 signs/symptoms: The signs and symptoms of a retinal detachment include: (1) significantly decreased vision, (2) sudden onset of a bunch of floating dots, spots, or lines, (3) flashing or arcing lights, (4) or a curtain, veil, shade, shadow, or spot descending over your visual field that you cannot see light through. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Surgery now!: If your retina is detached, time is vision! The sooner your retina is repaired the more likely you are to regain vision lost, or prevent permanent vision loss. Not every detachment is the same. Some retinal detachments can be fixed with an in-office procedure. Don't delay! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Usually no: it is hard to imagine a type of massage that would cause problems with a recently repaired retinal tear. To be safe, make sure the treating retina specialist is OK with the activity, s/he knows best about the details of the tear and treatment. In general, adequate healing of a tear treated with laser or cryo should occur within 10-14 days. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Symptoms: Retinal detachment (rd) commonly causes flashing lights in the vision, scores of floaters and rapid changes in the vision. It is almost always in one eye only. Risk factors include higher degrees of myopia, trauma, intraocular surgery and conditions like diabetes. If you have any of these symptoms, see your ophthalmologist for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Neglect: The retina can become detached from its normal position by a variety of causes. Once started, if untreated, it will usually completely detach leading to profound visual loss. this will happen if the symptoms such as light flashes, floaters, greying of vision and venous patterns in the vision, are ignored. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Flashes floater veil: Vitreous separation & traction on the retina causes retinal tears-causing vitreous floaters & hazy vision. Laser helps to prevent the tear from progressing to a retinal detachment as fluid flows though untreated tears and the retina falls off the back of your eye-like wallpaper coming off a wall. This causes a veil in your side vision then central vision loss. It is painless. ...Read more
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