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What is the best treatment for bleeding in back of the eye?

What is the best treatment for bleeding in back of the eye?

Too vague: Laser and Avastin (bevacizumab) injections can help with diabetic and macular degeneration bleeds. ...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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What is the treatment for infection of the back of the eye?

What is the treatment for infection of the back of the eye?

Depends on cause: Infextiins inside the eye, or within the retina in the back of the eye are not common, and have many causes. Some respond to antibiotics, some need antivirals....You need to have an eye doctor tell I the cause, then the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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My mother is diabetic her vision is grtting blurred doctor says she's having bleeding behind her cornea. Can any treatment save her eye sight?

My mother is diabetic her vision is grtting blurred doctor says she's having bleeding behind her cornea. Can any treatment save her eye sight?

Laser eye surgery: Bleeding in the eye could be retinal hemorrhages or vitreous hemorrhage which itself does not cause permanent vision loss. For your grandma to have blurry vision it is caused by macular edema or ischemia. Laser eye surgery may help. Talk to an ophthalmologist. Optimal blood glucose control is key to prevent further damage ...Read more

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Will blood thinning medication cause bleeding behind the eye?

Anticoagulation eye: Anticoagulation medications like Aspirin and coumadin, (warfarin) will not cause bleeding. However, if bleeding is started for instance from trauma, blood dyscrasias, or blood vessel anomalies, then bleeding from these sources can be prolonged and exaggerated. In most cases, the blood thinner should be stopped while the cause of bleeding is addressed. ...Read more

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What could cause bleeding behind the eye?

What could cause bleeding behind the eye?

Do you mean back?: The most common bleeding in the back of the eye (at the retina) is due to diabetes and vascular anomalies. This can be more likely if blood thinners are in the mix. Less common conditions are parasitic infections and some inherited conditions. Trauma of course is also common. If you truly mean 'behind' the eye ball, then this rare event is usually traumatic or do to blood vessel disease. ...Read more

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Can a stress test increase bleeding behind the eye because of increased blood pressure during the test?

Can a stress test increase bleeding behind the eye because of increased blood pressure during the test?

Retinal bleeding: Very high blood pressure can cause retinal hemorrhage but it is not common. It would be very rare for the stress test to be allowed to go on with the blood pressure high enough to cause intra-retinal bleeding. ...Read more

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What to do if I had laser surgery to eliminate "clouding" behind an iol. Have had eye pain since. Was the laser treatment the source of the eye pain?

What to do if I had laser surgery to eliminate "clouding" behind an iol. Have had eye pain since. Was the laser treatment the source of the eye pain?

Rarely, the laser: Can cause inflammation in the eye and cause light sensitivity and eye pain. It is best to check back with your eye doctor that performed the laser and they can check to see if there is any inflammation that needs to be treated. ...Read more

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What can be done about bleeding in the eye behind the macula? My grandmothers eye doctor says she has that. She has macular degeneration in that eye

What can be done about bleeding in the eye behind the macula? My grandmothers eye doctor says she has that. She has macular degeneration in that eye

Macular degeneration: If there is already bleeding in the eye, your grandmother has "wet" macular degeneration. Depending on the stage and severity at which your grandmother present's to a retina sub-specialist, there are now intraocular injections that are available to attempt to maintain and possibly even improve your grandmother's vision in that eye. ...Read more

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What is a natural healing treatment for the eye cond. Uveitis?

What is a natural healing treatment for the eye cond. Uveitis?

None known: Uveitis is a serious condition when untreated and can be visually threatening. No "natural"product can influence this condition. Do not put your eyes at risk searching for a non-conventional treatment when conventional treatment is so effective. ...Read more

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Natural treatment for the eye condition uveitis?

Natural treatment for the eye condition uveitis?

No such thing: Uveitis is a serious inflammation inside the eye which can cause vision loss and other problems. This should not be treated with "natural" products which will no work and can prevent your progress to the ophthalmologist who can given you what are in fact effective prescription medications. ...Read more

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What self treatment can I do for stabbing pain in the eye?

What self treatment can I do for stabbing pain in the eye?

Dry eyes!: Sounds like you have short intermittent pain of the eye. This is usually from dry eyes. I would recommend artificial tears, one drop 4 times a day every day (more often on a as needed basis). Omega-3 supplements by mouth can stimulate more natural tear production for long term. ...Read more

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I've been poked in the eye. 3 days later I still feel concussed and nauseous. Its not bleeding or too bruised. Or is it serious?

Eye injury: This needs to be evaluated for internal damage to your eye such as microscopic bleeding, inflammation, high pressure, or a retinal problem. Please see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Is there a botox treatment for controlling the eye muscles affecting astigmatism?

Is there a botox treatment for controlling the eye muscles affecting astigmatism?

No: Astigmatism is caused by an irregularity in the cornea or lens of the eye which causes images to be out of focus. Imagine having slush on your window or a ding in the glass-changing the thickness of the glass won't let you see any better. Astigmatism is not correctable by any muscle manipulation.
See a good optometrist to determine if contact lenses or special glasses can improve your vision. ...Read more

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What should I do if I started bleeding from the eye for a few minutes?

What should I do if I started bleeding from the eye for a few minutes?

Look at your eye: If the bleeding is only on the white part of your eye and your vision is good then it is probably a subconjunctival hemorhage - a benign common condition with no vision complications. ...Read more

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Are there any treatment options for drusen in the eye?

Are there any treatment options for drusen in the eye?

No: Drusen in the macula can be a sign of age-related macular degeneration (amd), which is a common cause of significant vision loss for individuals older than 50. In younger patients, drusen can be inherited, and are not usually associated with significant vision loss. While there is no treatment for the drusen, a dilated eye exam can help monitor for worsening of the amd. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a pig stye in the eye?

Pig Stye?: Microwave a clean potato with the skin on for four minutes. Wet a wash cloth or small towel with warm or hot water. Squeeze out the excess water and wrap it around the potato. Apply this to the eye lid until it cools down (about 15minutes).This can be repeated intermittently. Please see your opthamologist if no improvement. ...Read more

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Effective home treatment for "molluscum contagiosum" around the eye?

Effective home treatment for "molluscum contagiosum" around the eye?

Molluscum treatment: Molluscum is a viral infection that is moderately contagious. When found around the eye, there may be chronic conjunctivitis in the adjacent eye. There is no really good home treatment, though it will resolve with time. There is anecdotal evidence that some of the chemicals used in pools may take out the virus. So go swimming! the lesions can be excised or treated with cryo depending on location. ...Read more

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I was wondering how long it takes the nerve palsy in the eye to heal after treatment?

I was wondering how long it takes the nerve palsy in the eye to heal after treatment?

It varies: The recovery time is a function of what caused the palsy, which cranial nerves were affected, what treatment was required and how long and severe the palsy was prior to treatment. The physician who treated you can probably give you a specific answer based on detailed knowledge of your case. ...Read more

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Jetrea for VMT. If after Jetrea the eye responds with a light Show, does that mean the treatment as worked?

Jetrea for VMT. If after Jetrea the eye responds with a light Show, does that mean the treatment as worked?

Follow up: With your retina doc. Flashing lights just means that there is retinal tugging from the vitreous gel separating. This is not a reliable indicator for success of treatment. A repeat exam will give you a conclusive anawer. Good luck. ...Read more

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What are treatment options for a detached retina on the lower part of the eye?

What are treatment options for a detached retina on the lower part of the eye?

Surgery: When the retinal layer peels away from the eye wall (like wall paper), it is detached. When the retina separates like this vision is impaired. Depending on the location and size of the detachment, it can be treated with an in office procedure, called pneumatic retinopexy, or it can be done in the or with vitrectomy and or scleral buckle. Gas or oil may also be used. ...Read more

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Can I catch toxoplasmosis from a cat scratch in the eye? My cat was born with this and even after treatment I had to put him to sleep. I've been sick

Can I catch toxoplasmosis from a cat scratch in the eye? My cat was born with this and even after treatment I had to put him to sleep. I've been sick

Cat Scratch: Cats may carry toxoplasma gondi in their stools as oocysts which do not become infective for humans until about 7-10 days incubation in the litter box. Not transmitted by scratching. Cat scratch disease is caused by bartonella henselae and this bacteria can produce ocular disease, but this would have to be diagnosed by ophthalmologic exam. See a doctor soon. ...Read more

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