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Can microaneurysms in the eye can be reversed or improved? Who can I talk to about this?

Can microaneurysms in the eye can be reversed or improved? Who can I talk to about this?

Control DM: The microaneurysms are part of diabetic retinopathy. They do not need treatment, per se. However you need to control your diabetes as good as you can to avoid advancement of the eye disease. ...Read more

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How to whitten eyes?

How to whitten eyes?

Avoid irritation: Dry eye, allergy, infections........... Can cause red eyes. See your eye doctor to see if you have a condition that can be helped. ...Read more

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I feel sands in my eyes?

I feel sands in my eyes?

Residual Erosion: Often this complaint comes from some type of issue with residual erosion or severe dryness.
I would see an eye md or a corneal specialist for an examination if it is a persistent problem. Also I would look to see if you have a fan on a night or are sleeping in an overly dry environment. Often overhead fans can cause severe dryness to the eyes. ...Read more

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Why am I seeing wavy lines in eyes?

Why am I seeing wavy lines in eyes?

Multiple causes: If they are grey lines that move with your eyes then it could be benign posterior vitreous detachment. If they are bright fixed wavy lines it may be ophthalmic migraine. There could be other causes. You must see an eye md for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What are the effects of visiline on the eyes?

What are the effects of visiline on the eyes?

Not for the eyes: Vaseline is not intended for use on the eyes or eyelids. Specially prepared ophthalmic ointments (both prescription and otc) are safe to be used on the eyes and eyelids. It will considerably blur the vision for 15-30 minutes or more. Some ointments are available preservative free, but some people are sensitive to lanolin which may be found in ointment. ...Read more

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How to fix protruded eyeball?

How to fix protruded eyeball?

3 steps:: Step 1: see an eye doctor immediately! Protrusion of an eyeball can lead to pressure on the optic nerve from stretching. Step 2: you and your ophthalmologist need to find the cause. Each cause is treated differently. Often requires an MRI and thyroid tests. Step 3: treatment of the underlying condition first followed by surgery if necessary. Best of luck! ...Read more

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In regards to eyes, what is CSR?

In regards to eyes, what is CSR?

CSR: Central Serous Retinopathy. Involves a build up of fluid underneath the retina causing distortion and blurring of vision. Generally goes away on its own but can recur. The cause is not well known but is linked with prednisone use and type-a personalities. ...Read more

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Is not blinking damaging to the eyes?

Is not blinking damaging to the eyes?

Yes: Depends what you mean. You blink to keep the tear film over the surface of the eye, which protects the eye from infection and keep the surface moist and vision clear. When reading sometimes one does not blink enough and results in blurred vision and tearing. This is not serious, but annoying. ...Read more

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I have crusty eyes. What's parinaud's? "

I have crusty eyes. What's parinaud's? "

Unrelated to crusts: Parinaud's syndrome is a number of symptoms associated with damage to a particular brain region that controls eye movements. These primarily include difficulty looking upward, a constant downward gaze, inability to coordinate eyes, and pupil malfunction. Parinaud's is caused by brain injury; increased pressure inside the head, stroke, or tumor. All are unrelated to conditions of the eye itself. ...Read more

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What would happe if ciprodex gets in eyes?

What would happe if ciprodex gets in eyes?

Rinse out: If you do Ciprodex in the eye, you should just rinse it out. It should not cause any significant problems. If you experience pain, decreased vision, or other problems, you should see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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What is 'gritty eye'?

What is 'gritty eye'?

Dry eye: Mist likely dry eye syndrome, could also be blepharitis. Check out www.2020vision. Com/blepharitis. Html. ...Read more

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Why would my eye be twiching?

Why would my eye be twiching?

Eye Twitching: This is technically referred to as myokyemia. Most causes of this are benign and short lives. Stress, lack of sleep, and eye strain have all been implicated. Caffeine and alcohol are also thought to play a role in some instances. There are some much less common neurological disorders, so a physician evaluation is a good idea. ...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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How benefitial are eye massages?

How benefitial are eye massages?

Comforting: If done gently, it can be comforting. There are, however, no benefits to the health of the eye or to vision from eye massage. ...Read more

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What constitutes a high eye degree?

High myopia: The prescription in glasses is measured in diopters not degrees. High myopia is subjective but anything above 10 I consider high. ...Read more

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Eye feels like there is something in it?

Eye feels like there is something in it?

See doctor.: Foreign body sensation in eye could be a sign of infection or a foreign body itself. Wash eye with tap water, don't rub it and please see your doctor. ...Read more

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I'm wondering why are my eyes watering from jalapeo?

Irritation: The substances in jalapeƱo are a chemical irritant to the eyes. When exposed to a chemical irritant the conjunctiva reacts which causes tearing. ...Read more

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A stie on the eye?

Infection in the lid: A stye is an infection in one of the glands in the eyelid. The treatment is usually warm moist compresses and antibiotic eye drops. ...Read more

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What are eye lotions?

Lotion: Lotions are skin preparations and should not be used on the eye itself, unless you would like to feel uncomfortable discomfort. ...Read more

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What are freckles in the eye?

What are freckles in the eye?

Choriodal Nevi: This means freckle in eye. Most of them are benign, but you want to follow the recommendation of an ophthalmologist as sometimes people can have choroidal melanoma - a tumor in the eye. Typically photographs can be taken to monitor for changes and if so then sometimes a biopsy is needed. Please see your ophthalmologist if you have not done so. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes pain behinde the eye?

What causes pain behinde the eye?

Migraine or sinus: Pain behind the eye not associated with vision loss is usually due to migraine headache or sinusitis. However, pain behind the eye with significant vision loss in the same eye needs to be evaluated as optic neuritis can present this way. ...Read more

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What happens if the eye gets stabbed?

What happens if the eye gets stabbed?

Depends: The amount of eye injury depends on the amount and tye of ocular tissue disrupted by the perforation. If the object penetrates, but doesn't perforate the eye, trauma may be minimal. Perforating injuries of the lens cause cataract, the iris can tear and bleed. Retinal trauma can be devestating. A rupture to the cornea or sclera cannot always be repaired. Velocity of the injury can also disrupt. ...Read more

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Dry eye lids?

Dermatitis: This could be a contact dermatitis if itchy, which could benefit from a short course of topical steroid ointment. As dr litt mentioned cosmetics could be the inciting factor. Hypoallergenic cosmetics will be less likely to induce this, such as clinique or almay. ...Read more

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What is pink eye?

What is pink eye?

Virus: Viral conjunctivitis is the other name for pink eye. It generally clears on its own, but often antibiotic drops are prescribed to keep a bacterial infection from setting up in the eye after the virus has irritated it. ...Read more

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Dark spot under eye?

Many options: Is this a new event? Or something of long standing? Is it asymptomatic or does it hurt? Is it growing, bulging above skin level, inflammatory? If any of these questions are positive, then you should consult with your ophthalmologist or a dermatologist. Once pathology is eliminated then a cosmetic approach might be considered. ...Read more

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What is vdrl in eye?

Syphilis: Vdrl is a test for syphilis which can effect the eye. ...Read more

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Fingernail in my eye.

Corneal abrasion: Corneal abrasions can lead to infection and corneal scarring. The only way to diagnose an abrasion is to instill a dye such as flourescin and examination with either a coabalt blue lens or woods lamp. If pain persists you shoud be evaluated by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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How to cure pink eye?

How to cure pink eye?

Depends: Most pink eye is viral which has to just go away on its own and the treatment is to improve comfort and prevent spread. Bacterial causes are cured easily with antibiotic eye drops. Allergic causes are treated with allergy eye drops. There are other less common causes as well. But garden variety viral conjunctivitis has to run its course. ...Read more