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It varies: This is a difficult question because there are many things which can happen to the lens of the eye. Also it depends on if the question relates to birth defects or acquired issues in the lens of the eye. The eye is very complex and there is not enough space to write about all the lens problems that could exist; however, cataracts are the most common by far. ...Read more
My Eye pressure 24. Optic nerve looks healthy. I have thick cornea. OCT test showing some abnormalities. I need to do peripheral test. Should I worry?
Glaucoma Suspect: Evaluation should be performed by Ophthalmologist. Other factors of importance include family history, changes in the eye pressure over many years, pigment changes in the Iris and on the cornea, concurrent systemic medications, the presence of cataracts, and the appearance of the drainage angle in the eye. ...Read more
Would an eye exam be normal if one had a head injury that damaged the vision area causing blurred vision or would there be abnormalities?
Can L-carotid artery hypoplasia cause temporary R-eye blindness? CTA, CT, MRI show only L-side abnormalities and a 3mm aneurysm
Many options...: If you are already using artificial tears 2 or more times daily without relief, you can ask your doctor about restasis, a prescription medication to help produce good tears. You may also try treating the eyelid oil glands that can contribute to dry eye, by using warm compresses, lid scrubs and vitamin supplements with omega 3 fatty acids. Discuss these options with your doctor. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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