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I love wearing thick-framed glasses.My parents don't allow me to wear them.They say 'i'm obstructing my vision by looking through glasses.Is that true?
Have wire retainer on top&bottom with plastic1given as"backup"years ago.Now have slight shift in top front teeth.Will plastic retainer move teeth back?
Pain to move left eye, blurry vision lower 1/2 visual field that eye only (is like a greasy film over bottom 1/2 of eye). Blood pressure perfect?
Optic neuritis: You need to see an ophthalmologist asap. The biggest concern in a woman your age would be optic neuritis. This would explain your symptoms best. You need a thorough exam by an ophthalmologist first the ophthalmologist may order an MRI or have you see a neurologist depending on the findings. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
19y having loss of appetite, fatigue, littlebit dizziness, baffled concentration,buzzing intestine,sometime gallbladder pain . Yellow sand like stool with lightbrown color underneath when it drops?
Not normal: Not normal. See your MD for evaluation and testing. ...Read more
Daughter lifted a jug of Clorox bleach from shelf in laundry room last night and cap was loose....bleach poured onto her...filling eyes, rt. eye, bad!
Eye Emergency: Flush the eyes with lots of water. Call an Ophthalmologist or go to the Emergency room immediately. Time is of the essence, to avoid permanent damage. ...Read more
Recovering from labyrinthitis tonight head feels odd and visions a bit blurry more distant vision kihnd of fuzzy cloudy foggy vision2 lab or anxiety?
Inner ear + eyes: When the labyrinths are affected, your control of visual movements can be affected, causing focus to be slightly abnormal. That is not anxiety, it is just biology. The vestibular system drives eye movements by a vestibulo-ocular reflex. This also makes the head feel odd- sometimes as if it is moving, or swimming. ...Read more
Teeth in bad shape,cracks,filled, chips,...2diff dentist-give2 diff opinion.#1Said get partial 4front 6.#2Said partial 4 lower right 4.I am55&confused?
Third opinion: The differences in dentists opinions can be attributed to their education, postgraduate specialization, diagnostic equipment and experiences, so seeking a third opinion can help you feel more confident about your individual treatment plan. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hurts to floss my new white fillings. The sharp pain feels like i'm flossing with foil. Help please?
Acrysof toric lens put in R eye 10/14. +5 -2.75 correction. Good vision, etc. Temporal crescent. Flicker in most light. None in dark. Prognosis?
Post op cataract: It appears from your question that the surgery was done October 14th (today is 10/17). There are a number of visual symptoms that appear in the first few days / weeks after cataract surgery that resolve spontaneously. The temporal crescent and flickering are very common and almost always resolve. One theory is that the implant becomes more secured within the capsular bag during this period of time ...Read more
Best preservative free eyedrops for unstable tear film? My tear flim is everything look foggy and cloudy
Pretty much equal: There are a variety of over the counter preservative free lubricating artificial tears available and they all work relatively well. Different brands may be more or less effective in an individual patient. Refresh optive, Celluvisc, Systane and Blink are all high quality preservative free brands. ...Read more
+ctd.Entire face turns tomato red during aerobics class tho i'm fit.So bad i look ill! no1 else in class gets this.Hrs later:.Butterfly rash.R/t ctd?
11 weeks after retinal reattachment (gas bubble +new lens) whai's the whirling transparent 'fan' I sometimes see in lhe centre of my field of vision?
May be normal postop: You might want to consult your retinal surgeon on this, but I have had patients with very similar symptoms after retinal detachment surgery, and sometimes after retinal laser surgery. It is probably a false image created by an area of the treated retina. Usually it resolves on its own with time. Again, every case is different, so ask the retinal specialist if you need to be examined. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer