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Doctor insights on: Do I Have Bleeding In The Back Of My Eyes When I Have Diabetes

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Diabetes (Definition)

Diabetes is a disease of increased blood glucose levels. Glucose is a type of sugar that comes from the intake of food. Insulin is a type of hormone that removes the glucose from the blood and moves it into the cells to provide them with energy. There are two different types of diabetes: type 1 and type 2. Type 1 diabetes is when the body does not make any insulin. Therefore, glucose stays inside the blood and does not move into the cells. Type 2 diabetes, which is commonly associated with obesity, is when the body is either resistant to the effects of insulin or when the body does not produce enough insulin. Increased levels of glucose in the body causes severe damage to the ...Read more


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I was sitting behind some1 on a golf cart. If they were bleeding could the wind blow blood back in my mouth and eyes and I get hiv? Severe hiv anxiety

I was sitting behind some1 on a golf cart. If they were bleeding could the wind blow blood back in my mouth and eyes and I get hiv? Severe hiv anxiety

Address these fears: I think you understand that these fears are utterly unrealistic. During the old days, with several million families living with one member positive, there was not a single infection that was not due to sex or sharing needles. You can't go through life like this. You are already getting mental health care, which is a sign of strength and wisdom on your part. Ask about CBT or other Rx for HIV fear. ...Read more

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My friend emma has a high fever of 43.4, convulsing, her eyes are rolling in the back of her head, vomiting and bleeding from her nose... What do I do?

My friend emma has a high fever of 43.4, convulsing, her eyes are rolling in the back of her head, vomiting and bleeding from her nose... What do I do?

Take her to : Take her to the emergency room immediately. If there is a such thing as 911 in australia then call them so ems can stabilize and take her to the er. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Bleeding in the back of the eye?

What is the definition or description of: Bleeding in the back of the eye?

Bleeding in the back: of the eye can refer to either a retinal hemorrhage, vitreous hemorrhage or a retrobulbar hemorrhage. The first 2 located inside the eye and toward the posterior of the eye while the last refers to a bleed behind the globe itself. ...Read more

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I had an eye exam the ophthalmologist said there are signs of lack of oxygen to the back of my eyes and a slight bleed. What does this mean?

I had an eye exam the ophthalmologist said there are signs of lack of oxygen to the back of my eyes and a slight bleed. What does this mean?

Bleed in eye: Could be he means you have an artery occlusion in retina. If you have diabetes, high blood pressure, or an inflammatory condition, this can happen: you are able to send us your fundus photo and notes for detailed explanation via Concierge. ...Read more

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I got a nose bleed the other night after having a headache in the back of my eyes and a top my parietal lobe and down to the temporal lobe?

I got a nose bleed the other night after having a headache in the back of my eyes and a top my parietal lobe and down to the temporal lobe?

Nose bleed: An occasional nose bleed is not be concerned about. For good health: Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form. ...Read more

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Pain in eye small bleed back of head told small bleed ?

Pain in eye small bleed back of head told small bleed ?

See eye doctor: It is hard to say what is happening from the description, however eye pain associated with brain or back of head bleeding is not normal. If you have had recent trauma, change in vision, headache or flashes of light you should see your eye doctor to rule out serious causes if eye pain. ...Read more

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My doctor thinks she sees a bleed at the back of my eye, and is sending me for a cat scan. What could the problem be?

My doctor thinks she sees a bleed at the back of my eye, and is sending me for a cat scan. What could the problem be?

Incorrect referral?: A referral to an ophthalmologist will likely be of more use than a ct in this situation. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Patterson
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Bleeding (Definition)

Bleeding is a term describing the loss of blood. It can occur inside the body due to damage to blood vessels or organs or outside the body during menstruation or when there is a ...Read more