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A cataract is a clouding of the lens of the eye, which should normally be clear. Cataracts are usually painless and develop slowly, causing a gradual worsening of vision. Cataracts will affect the vision of most individuals by the time they are at the age of 75, but risk factors speeding up their development include diabetes, too much exposure to UV light (sunlight), ...Read more
I had posterior uveitis then cataract surgery last year. Recently I was diagnosed with Grave's Disease. Is all of this somehow related?
It can be but low: Uveitis can be associated with Thyroid disease but it is ususlly a very low percent around 2%. It is been found mainly in poorly controlled hyper thyroidism. You could be check to see if you have any other autoimmune phenomena that might explain your case. Your physician should be able to help you with this. ...Read more
I am 34 year old male with a hoarse voice (high pitch). Should i go for vocal cord surgery? I'm looking for a voice specialist who can work with me on the issue. Also have a long medical history related to pre-mature aging (early cataract, diabetes, alope
If : If you are having voice changes, you should have a complete ENT evaluation. It should be ascertained why you are having hoarseness. In particular, thyroid problems can cause this so your thyroid status needs to be evaluated. Please seek out an otolaryngologist (ENT) in your area for an evaluation. ...Read more
I have double vision after cataract surgery in both eyes - why?
My dr. Has tried laser surgery to correct this, still have double vision.
Double vision: Double vision after cataract surgery can be caused by many issues such as residual refractive error, eye misalignment, corneal irregularity, decentration or tilt of lens implants, retinal swelling, or other issues. See your eye doctor to determine the cause and initiate appropriate treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I suggest: You rethink and meet with a live doctor to help you sort this out, you are 99.99% mistaken. ...Read more
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