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Doctor insights on: Symptoms Of Aphakia

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Why does aphakia lead to secondary glaucoma?

Why does aphakia lead to secondary glaucoma?

Not common: There are many causes for aphakia. The most common in younger persons is trauma and trauma enough to require the removal of the lens, occasionally affects the outflow of the eye leading to elevation of eye pressure and this is glaucoma. Other causes are surgically related in connection with cataract removal. But many cases of aphakia do not develop secondary glaucoma. ...Read more

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How to tell if someone has pseudophakia and aphakia?

How to tell if someone has pseudophakia and aphakia?

Ocular history: Pseudophakia refers to the placement of an intraocular lens implant after cataract surgery. The person usually should remember that the cataract was removed and implant placed. If not, sometimes you can see a shimmering refection off of the implant in the pupil when light bounces off of it. In aphakia, there is no natural lens or lens implant. The pupil would look like a black void. ...Read more

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How can you tell if someone has pseudophakia, aphakia?

How can you tell if someone has pseudophakia, aphakia?

See below: If a person has had cataract surgery and the lens is replaced by an intraocular lens implant then they are pseudophakic. If they do not have and intraocular lens implant after cataract surgery then they are aphasic. ...Read more

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In what way can you tell if someone has pseudophakia and aphakia?

In what way can you tell if someone has pseudophakia and aphakia?

Look at the glasses: People who are aphakic (without a lens) need very thick glasses in order to see. Pseudophakia results in regular or no glasses. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of sjögren’s syndrome?

What are the symptoms of sjögren’s syndrome?

Dry eyes, mouth +: You may wish to consult: www.Sjogrens.Org/ for additional information. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of spider bites in the u.S.?

What are symptoms of spider bites in the u.S.?

Depends: Anything from minor itching and redness, to crusting, oozing and in a few cases severe skin and soft tissue breakdown. It depends upon the species. See: << http://www.Webmd.Com/allergies/ss/slideshow-bad-bugs?Ecd=wnl_aaa_060412 >> for a pictorial view. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of addison s disease like?

What are the symptoms of addison s disease like?

Addison's disease: Fatigue, lightheadedness while standing, muscle weakness, fever, weight loss, sweating, nausea/vomiting/diarrhea, headaches, muscle/joint pains, mood changes. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of Asperger s syndrome in youth?

What are the symptoms of Asperger s syndrome in youth?

Autism spectrum D/O: Significant difficulties on social interaction, restricted of repeat stove pattern of behavior and interest , with reservation of linguistic and cognitive development. ...Read more

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What is Asperger s syndrome symptoms that appear first?

Aspergers: First know what aspergers is. Watch this first. Autism spectrum and aspergers in 8 mins. Check it! http://youtu.Be/xg1ngp1ngds. ...Read more

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What symptoms do people with behcet’s syndrome usually have?

What symptoms do people with behcet’s syndrome usually have?

Inflammation: The classic three findings are ulcers in the mouth, genital ulcers, and inflammation of the eyes. The eyes can be inflammed from front to back. The inflammation of the retinal blood vessels is most harmful and can cause permanent vision loss. Behcet's disease should be treated promptly, ideally by a uveitis specialist if you have one in your area. ...Read more

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