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Double and blurry vision in left eye after glaucoma trab surgery with express shunt implant in right eye, what to do?
Immediately after: surgery, it is normal to have some blurry vision. The swelling initially will change the way your eye muscles function and cause you to have some double vision. These should improve over time. Continue follow up with your eye surgeon as trab surgery is "high maintenance" surgery and requires some constant TLC. Good luck. ...Read more
Distance vision corrected w/contacts. If i close right eye, left eye distance vision is blurry & when i close left eye the right eye is clear. Why?
Many possiblities: Left eye contact lens may be set to give you more near vision. Left eye may have astigmatism that is not corrected by the contact lens. It may be necessary to have the prescription of your contact lens adjusted. Your left eye itself may have a problem such as cataract, dry eye, allergies, corneal scarring or other problems. Best to see an ophthalmologist for an exam. Take old lens rx wtth you. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Poked in the eye quite hard, double vision when looking up, eyelid is drooped, vision is "improved" (was myopic, now dist. vision clearer), headache?
Can a dry right eye after lasik cause blurry distance vision? Close up vision is fine. I'm 3 weeks postop. Hoping it will settle down in coming weeks?
Dry eye: Dry eye after lasik can cause blurred distance vision. It resolves with time but requires treatment to minimize effect on your current vision. Try frequent non-preserved artificial tears, ointment at night, omega-3 fatty acid supplements, and warm compresses. If no improvement, see your surgeon to consider Restasis and/or punctal plugs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hv mild myopic astigmatism + nystagmus. Far vision perfect w glasses. Near vision slightly blurry with glasses even before presbyopia set in. Why?
Macular pucker.with distortion. Close-up vision great, distance vision not as good. Could macular pucker impair distance vision only and not close up?
Not likely : Macular pucker affects the retina which detects images at any distance. The lens and cornea focus images at various distances onto the retina. So a problem at only one distance usually is a problem other than the retina. However, some people may only notice distortion from a macular pucker at a particular distance. A review of your records/images would help clarify. ...Read more
See an eye MD: It might be nothing or something as simple as a migraine. But it also could represent a blocked blood vessel that supplies the eye (almost like a mini stroke). You need to see an ophthalmologist who will determine whether any additional testing is required. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
LASIK question: Please see your eye doctor to determine the cause of your blurred vision, as there is obviously a cause - and virtually all causes have treatments. Your blurry vision could be due to dry eyes, the development of a retinal condition, development of a cataracts, or even the development of keratoconus. These contusions often having nothing to do with lasik. Please see your eye doctor. ...Read more
Lasik results. Pre-op myopia. Left eye now +0.5, with -0.5 astig. Right eye -0.125 with slight astig. Right eye strains close up/distance. What to do?
It depends : How long ago did you have the surgery. You may need some time if you eyes will adjust post operatively. Because of asymmetry between the two eyes refraction you may have some eye strain. Your refraction is very minimal, the time may help with goos lubrication. If your symptom persist or get worse pls see your surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Major airplane motion sickness. Have to lean against window with eyes closed. If open eyes everything spins and throw up. Why?
Conflicted Brain: On a plane vestibular system of the inner ear senses motion. However, if we look around we see a stationary insides of a plane. This is a confusing torture to the brain which tries to balance the conflicting date. Some theorize the brain decides it is therefore hallucinating from a poison and starts the vomiting in case of potential toxins. Closing your eyes spares the brain this conflict. Odd! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lately I've been noticing yellowing in my eyes as well as double vision randomly (I need to close one eye to read something). ?
Seek medical help: Yellowing of the eyes is never normal and often signifies to us that something may be going on with your liver- also known as jaundice. Sudden and random double vision is also not a normal occurrence. I am honestly concerned about the use of amphetamine as you list here, as this could possibly cause both of these symptoms. How long have you been taking it? I highly encourage a visit to your doctor ...Read more
Opthalmologist: If this is something that is new, it would be a good idea to have this evaluated by a opthalmologist or better yet a neuro-opthalmologist. The eyes move in a complex manner that is controlled by the brainstem. You may have have some involvement of certain cranial nerves. Specialized testing can help determine the which nerves and thus target the further investigations (ie. MRIs). ...Read more
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