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Had wavy vision in left eye for over 6mo. Chkd. Fluid under retina, poss. Csr. Referred to retina specialist. Other causes of fluid? Treatment?

Had wavy vision in left eye for over 6mo. Chkd. Fluid under retina, poss. Csr. Referred to retina specialist. Other causes of fluid? Treatment?

CSR: Your retinal specialist has probably ruled out a perimacular retinal hole. Sometimes tincture of time is best treatment, however, your retinal surgeon would be best one to consult. ...Read more

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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Eye Pain (Definition)

Depends on further explanation by history and findings on evaluation and examination. An ophthalmologist can resolve this issue ...Read more


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17wks preg. Severe migraine (18+hrs) with extreme pain in the eyeballs. Causes pain to close eyes, can't sleep. Suggestions for remedy/cause/meds?

17wks preg. Severe migraine (18+hrs) with extreme pain in the eyeballs. Causes pain to close eyes, can't sleep. Suggestions for remedy/cause/meds?

Headache in preg: Although headache in pregnancy is common, a bad headache is worrisome. Call your OB for advise or go the nearest emergency room. A CT scan of your brain would be needed to make sure there's nothing in your head that could be causing the headache. ...Read more

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Could tjm pain radiate to eye?

Could tjm pain radiate to eye?

Yes: The TMJ pain can be referred to the eye because of its relationship with the innervation. ...Read more

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Difference sinusitis eye pain vs emergency eye pain? Lots of press. Eye socket heavy nhurts.Dr.says normal. Vision is mostlysame. Howlong to expect?

Difference sinusitis eye pain vs  emergency eye pain? Lots of press. Eye socket heavy nhurts.Dr.says normal. Vision is mostlysame. Howlong to expect?

Sinusitis : Sinusitis causes congestion, headache, toothache sensation, post orbital pain, fever but vision not affected. Migraine headaches and ocular emergencies e.g vein occlusion or tears usually have vision changes ...Read more

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LEFT body pain 24/7 for 8yrs.No pain on right.Brain/Spine MRI -ve.Pain disappears during menstrual & reappears after.No doc found cause or lower pain?

LEFT body pain 24/7 for 8yrs.No pain on right.Brain/Spine MRI -ve.Pain disappears during menstrual & reappears after.No doc found cause or lower pain?

Sounds complex: I do not think we will be able to answer this in 400 characters since it has been 8 years and you have seen multiple doctors. I would start with your primary care doctor to go through what tests have been done so far and to help organize a plan for further evaluation and testing. Let the primary care doctor coordinate the various referrals for you. ...Read more

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LEFT body pain 24/7 for 8yrs.No pain on right.Brain/Spine MRI -ve.Pain absent during menstrual.Does this give any clue for root cause & treatment?

LEFT body pain 24/7 for 8yrs.No pain on right.Brain/Spine MRI -ve.Pain absent during menstrual.Does this give any clue for root cause & treatment?

No: No, that the pain has not progressed over a period of 8 years would suggest that whateverr is causing it is benign. Since it is only left sided I would think of someing central in the CNS. ...Read more

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What causes sandy eye pain?

dryness or fb: Dryness causes sandy feeling. This is releived by non preserved eye drops or punctal plugs. Occasionally a foreign body may cause this sandy feeling and has to be removed. ...Read more

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I am experiencing fever (severity: moderate) , chills, genital itching, eye pain (side: deep eye pain, right) (quality: deep eye pain) and headache (quality: dull or aching sensation) (severity: moderate) (side: right) (time frame: sudden) .

I am experiencing  fever (severity: moderate) , chills, genital itching, eye pain (side: deep eye pain, right) (quality: deep eye pain)  and headache (quality: dull or aching sensation) (severity: moderate) (side: right) (time frame: sudden) .

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. Get HPV vaccine ...Read more

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Pain in epigastric region, pain in the back between shoulder blades, dizziness, lightheadedness, blurred vision, jaw pain, all intermittent for months?

Pain in epigastric region, pain in the back between shoulder blades, dizziness, lightheadedness, blurred vision, jaw pain, all intermittent for months?

Jaw pain unrelated: I doubt jaw pain is part of the overall situation.. See a dentist to rule out dental problems. If teeth negative, see oral surgeon ...Read more

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What causes eye pain and seeing halos around lights?

What causes eye pain and seeing halos around lights?

Possibly glaucoma: Blurry vision, red eye, eye pain and haloes around lights could be a sign of corneal edema secondary to acute elevation of intraocular pressure. ...Read more

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What causes eye lid swelling in diabetic patients?

Dr. John Chiu Dr. Chiu
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What causes eye lid swelling in diabetic patients?

Same as others: There is no special reason why you are more at risk for eye swelling because of diabetes. There are many causes for lid swelling (allergies, infection, inflammation ,drug allergy etc) , but we need more details about your health to give you an answer. ...Read more

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I am experiencing eye pain (side: deep eye pain, right) (quality: deep eye pain) , change in vision, vision loss (quality: peripheral vision loss)...

I am experiencing  eye pain (side: deep eye pain, right) (quality: deep eye pain) , change in vision, vision loss (quality: peripheral vision loss)...

This sounds like a: medical emergency. You need to be seen and evaluated as quickly as possible. Call your eye doctor or go to an emergency facility as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Is there any home remedy for chronic, recurring pink eye with severe eye pain and pressure right above infected eye?

Is there any home remedy for chronic, recurring pink eye with severe eye pain and pressure right above infected eye?

No: You will need to see a doctor to find out what is going on and for management of these problems. ...Read more

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Eye and head pain from Diplopia? Any non pain medication useful?

Eye and head pain from Diplopia? Any non pain medication useful?

Close your eyes/rest: Diplopia can cause headaches, but can be a symptom of a more serious problem. If this is new/sudden onset, an ER visit is recommended. If this is chronic, you should have an evaluation be an ophtalomogist. Diplopia is never a normal situation and always should have a thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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3.5 weeks of pegasys/ribasphere tx; severe light sensitivity/pain behind both eyes, neck, shoulder&hands tingling&pain; normal symptoms or should I go to er?

3.5 weeks of pegasys/ribasphere tx; severe light sensitivity/pain behind both eyes, neck, shoulder&hands tingling&pain; normal symptoms or should I go to er?

Call your doctor: These meds may cause severe flu symptoms. But you can get other illnesses causing the same symptoms- like irritation of the lining of the brain. Call your doctor. ...Read more