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Get Rid Of Pterygium Without Surgery
Pterygium:very common, abnormal growth of clear covering (conjunctiva) of white part of the eye (sclera) over the cornea (window of the eye). If severe and causing discomfort or red, it can be removed with surgery. It is generally benign. It is due to excess sun/UV exposure usually. Prevention is only remedy. Avoid sun (sunglasses, hat); avoid smoking. Natural ...Read more
It may hurt, but...: There is a small piece of nail still embedded in the corner. You need to get that out. Soak to soften the area and try to get it free. If you can't get it out on your own, a podiatrist can. Sometimes this can be done without numbing the toe, but often, anesthesia is necessary. If it is a chronic condition, there is a very successful surgery that can be done to permanently correct the problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Theoretically, yes.: Vitrectomy can be used to eliminate floaters surgically, but carries some risks. Most significant is the risk of early cataract followed by retinal detachment and infection. I admit that these are very rare occurrences, but if the floater doesn't bother you much, why take the chance? So, it is done when benefit outweighs risk and you fully understand all the risks. So, proceed with caution. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends on birthmark: Ultimately, it depends on what the birthmark is. Birthmarks that result from pigment deposits in the skin or a collection of blood vessels are best treated using pulsed dye or similar lasers. Some vascular lesions are treated surgically and yet others will eventually resolve (small, superficial hemangiomas). Visit a center that specializes in treatment of birthmarks to discuss best options. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Double Chin: Double chin treatment may require liposuction, chin augmentation or modification of the bone of the chin. Sometimes, more than one of these is performed for the best result. A facial plastic surgeon or plastic surgeon can help determine the best treatment for you. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Tonsillar stones: You can try using a medicine dropper to suck up the stones. ...Read more
No glasses: There are some doctors who will perform phakic iol surgery or clear lens extraction surgery to correct vision. In theory, these are two methods to achieve excellent vision without glasses. However, make sure you discuss potential risks of surgery with your ophthalmologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Many treatments....: There are many treatments for keloids: surgical removal, usually accompanied by steroid injection postoperatively, low dose radiation, and pressure (usually for earlobe keloids in combination with surgery.) we have had good luck with surgery and steroid injections and that is generally my recommended treatment. See a board certified plastic surgeon to discuss the option in your case. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Combination therapy: Studies have generally shown that surgery alone doesn't work well. Keloids tend to come back. Combining treatments with surgery often show much better results. Depending on the location, we tend to use radiation treatments after surgical resection or injection of steroids after resection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
None: Surgery is the only way, unless you know a really good make-up artist who can hide it well. ...Read more
Generally not: Usually the brain will learn to "ignore" the floaters. If they are visually debilitating and you are unable to work, see to drive, etc. Due to the floaters, vitrectomy can be performed, however, it is not without risk and requires a discussion between you and your ophthalmologist or retina specialist. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
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