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Eye disorders: = conditions effecting the eye.Get a more detailed answer ›
Need advice on what is the the differences and simularities between the symptoms of 2 eye disorders?
New Generally Better: "eye disorders" is a pretty broad category! we go to residency training for years to learn about all of them and new things are being learned all the time. For each condition, the best (often newest) treatment which has the most success and the least side-effects generally becomes the standard of care for that condition. See an eye doctor for the "best" treatment(s) for you! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What type of eye: Disorder are you referring to? Can you clarify and re-ask question. Thanks. ...Read more
Several : Lasers are used extensively in medicine. In ophthalmology they are used across many fields. In refractive surgery they are used to make cataract surgery safer and to help rid young adults of eyeglasses. In glaucoma we use them to prevent blindness in open and closed glaucoma. In retina disease we use lasers to prevent blindness in diabetic retinopathy, ocular strokes, and repair retinal holes. ...Read more
Two types: 1. Dry: areds vitamins, tobacco cessation are the treatment. Here we see aging spots in the macula called drusen and/or loss of tissue called atrophy. 2. Wet: intravitreal injections of anti-vegf molecules like avastin, lucentis, (ranibizumab) or Eylea are the treatment. Here we see leaking, bleeding, swelling, and scarring in the macula. See a retina specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not really : If you are referring to LASIK, no. This procedure does not prevent glaucoma. If you are referring to cataract surgery, there are times that the intraocular pressure is sufficiently better to help protect the optic nerve. Also, the angle configuration of the eye may be substantially improved to help protect against acute glaucoma. But these don't necessarily prevent glaucoma. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Could you tell me or share a link, can the flu shot cause eye disorders or more specifically vitreous detachment after flu shot?
What causes burning eyes!? Been tested for all eye disorders an was normal , muscles in scalp also sore and tight?
A few possibilities: This could be due to allergies, dry eyes, or eye infections. All can start or affect 1 eye first. The treatments are very different. For allergies, zaditor (ketotifen) is a good otc eye medicine. For dry eyes, lubricating tears are necessary. For infection, usually of the eyelids, start with eyelid warm compress and diluted baby shampoo scrubs. You should have a baseline exam with your eye doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Do most patients achieve 20/20 vision after laser eye surgery? I'm considering laser eye surgery. As far as i know, the only problem with my eyes is nearsightedness, and there is no history of glaucoma or other eye disorders in my family. Is there a good
Hi, I have black circles around my eye area and this is an effect of my eating disorder.Should i be taking any medicine?Thank you
Eating Disorder: If you have an eating disorder you need a treatment team to help you manage your eating, nutrition and overall health. Consult your doctor for referrals and read the updated articles on bulimia and anorexia on the soundmindz.Org web site for ongoing education and support. My best. ...Read more
Hi doctor could you tell me Abilify (aripiprazole) medicine with 15mg for disease nerve damage eyes can use or can't use?
Abilify-eye effects: Abilify (aripiprazole) & similar meds can reportedly cause blurred vision & can elevate blood sugar. The elevated blood sugar (especially in diabetics) is probably the cause of the blurred vision (look up chemosis). No specific damage to eyes is mentioned in medical literature. If you're diabetic, discuss this side effect with prescribing doc. If problem persists/worsens, see ophthalmologist. ...Read more
I am having eye movement disorders from few days and i just cant stop it on my own.i dont drink alcohol nor do take drugs
what's wrong with me ?
Mom in mid-stage ft dementia. Gets bloodshot eyes every 3-4 wks. On namenda, (memantine) aricept, 0.25mg risperdal. Most likely drugs or disease the cause?
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