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Upward slanted eye, other is normal?

Upward slanted eye, other is normal?

Eye muscle surgery: Seek out a strabismus specialist eye surgeon for further evaluation. There is help available. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can you give me a suggestion on how to enlarge my eye so it doesn't look slanting anymore?

Can you give me a suggestion on how to enlarge my eye so it doesn't look slanting anymore?

No enlargement: What you need is an evaluation of the lids and orbital anatomy. Then determine what needs to be done. If the eye is slanting compared to the other eye, eye lid position can be changed, but requires minor surgery. ...Read more

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Got my eyes checked.its -1.00.axis left 0.25 and axis rite 0.75. dont know what it means.but i see the floor a little slanted.did i give a wrong test?

Got my eyes checked.its -1.00.axis left 0.25 and axis rite 0.75. dont know what it means.but i see the floor a little slanted.did i give a wrong test?

Eye exam: Lee, the -1.00 is the strength of the lens in Diopters. It is how much the lens bends the light (in or out) to focus it on the back of your eye correctly. The axis has to do with a slight astigmatism you have. Your corneas are not perfect spheres. The axis tells the lens maker to put a little cylinder in your lens at a specific axis to correct your astigmatism. No worries. Hope this helps ...Read more

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Does my nephew have Down syndrome if slant eyes and big tongue?

Does my nephew have Down syndrome if slant eyes and big tongue?

DEPENDS: How slanted and how big.These are features subject to personal interpretation and are seen in the normal population.They can mirror the parents or other family members. If there are really concerns there are blood tests that can confirm or exclude that diagnosis.These features alone are of little value in making that determination. ...Read more

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What is wrong with a baby who has an oblong head & slanted squinty eyes? He shows almost no emotion, but does smile sometimes he is 5 months old

What is wrong with a baby who has an oblong head & slanted squinty eyes?  He shows almost no emotion, but does smile sometimes he is 5 months old

Hard to say: He could just favor one of his parents, or have something more happening.The description you gave is not specific enough to comment much further.This can be sorted out by someone that has all the information and can examine the kid. ...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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How can I make eyes more slanted-like?

How can I make eyes more slanted-like?

Why?: Try Cosmetics. Avoid cosmetic surgery unless there is definitely a functional problem. Why mess with your natural beauty with surgery? ...Read more

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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?

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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Eye press 26?

Eye press 26?

Higher than "normal": Your iop is above "normal" range of 10-21 mmhg. However, depending on your eye exam, you may not have a disease associated with this iop. Risk factors for glaucoma are elevated iop, thin corneas, positive family history, especially siblings with diagnosed glaucoma, african/hispanic ethnicity, aging. I recommend your eye md discuss with you what your risk is, & if your iop is too high for you. ...Read more

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