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Icl Eye Surgery
Iam suffering from fungal infection in right eye after icl surgery. I want to know reason for fungal infection in eye.
Ocular infection: There are many possibilities. The implant may have been contaminated, the organism may have been induced during surgery, the procedure may have activated a previously dormant organism, this may have occurred through the bloodstream from another focus in the body, and so on and so on. It would help to know the fungus and more details. Discuss with ophthalmologist. ...Read more
Hey .. I had surgery for my eyes to put lens thats icl ..Its before 1week from today but my problem is that the halos around lights is there solution?
I have mild dry eyes. I have -6 sph and -1 cyl number in both eyes. Which vision correction surery would you recommend ? Lasik, icl, or relex smile ?
Dry eye: What does the abbreviations icl stand for? What is "relex smile"? Has your ocular wetness been measured? ...Read more
Too old to see?: Age does not determine the necessity for eye surgery but does impact the outcome. Always balance potential benefit of proposed surgery and risks with age being only one of those factors. Frank discussion with doctor and family should help find common ground. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 5 y/o niece is very shortsighted with 1 eye worse than the other + astigmatism on both. Should she have eye surgery now or wait until she's older?
Confusing question: The primary treatment of unequal eye power is through glasses, not surgery. If the child is developing amblyopia, (vision loss in the weaker eye), glasses and/or patching would still be the 1st effort. If the eyes did not line up correctly, patching might help first, but delicate eye muscle surgery may be needed. ...Read more
Training!: If an eye disease on an infant is so severe or vision threatening as to require surgery, specially trained surgeons and anesthesiologists use general anesthesia and the typical micro-surgical techniques used in all eye surgery to do it! knowledge and good preparation for surgical aftercare is also required. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer