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Doctor insights on: Treatments For Hypertropia

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Is hypertropia curable?

Is hypertropia curable?

Hypertropia: You should see and eye doctor to determine the cause and be treated appropriately. Once treated and stable, strabismus surgery can be considered to correct the issue. ...Read more

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Can hypertropia in a young adult be fixed with prism glasses?

Can hypertropia in a young adult be fixed with prism glasses?

Depends: On how much deviation there is, 2-3 prism diopters are well tolerated, above that it depends. ...Read more

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How can I prevent hypertropia/strabismus?

How can I prevent hypertropia/strabismus?

Routine exams: And early intervention by your ophthalmologist!

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Could you tell me why my left side eye is slighty higher than my right eye? What causes hypertropia?

Could you tell me why my left side eye is slighty higher than my right eye? What causes hypertropia?

Many possibilities: I assume you were not born with a slight orbital asymmetry with one eye higher. There are many causes of hypertropia. One of the most common is IV cranial (Trochlear) nerve weakness which can come from trauma, diabetes or many other things. Another is Graves disease with hyperthyroidism. There is a long list but usually the problem is benign. U should be seen by EyeMD-let me know if I can help. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me what I should do? My left side eye is slighty higher than my right eye (not that high). What cause hypertropia?

Can someone tell me what I should do? My left side eye is slighty higher than my right eye (not that high). What cause hypertropia?

See eye doctor: There are many causes of eye asymmetry. If you have double vision this may be due to (strabismus) weakness of your eye muscles or the nerves that control the muscles from trauma, stroke, congenital causes, etc this could also be a mass or change in the structures around the eye moving the position of the eye. Finally, one eye may appear higher due to asymmetry of the eyelids. See your eye doctor. ...Read more

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I'm 20 y/o. I think I have hypertropia in my right eye. I don't have doubled vision. Instead, my right eye has bad vision. Possible cause? What to do?

I'm 20 y/o. I think I have hypertropia in my right eye. I don't have doubled vision. Instead, my right eye has bad vision. Possible cause? What to do?

Several options: Why does your right eye have poor vision? Is it a "lazy" eye from birth or was there an injury or medical issue that left the eye with poor vision?
That being said, a poor seeing eye will naturally drift. Surgery can return the eye to a more normal position. This would be considered "cosmetic". ...Read more

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Left eye is slighty higher than my right eye (not that high). What causes hypertropia?

Left eye is slighty higher than my right eye (not that high). What causes hypertropia?

Hypertropia: Hypertropia is when one eye is pointed higher than the other. The eye is not higher in the orbit or the orbit higher on the face. This is facial asymmetry, and is common and does not require treatment. People who have acquired hypertropia typically have double vision in which the two images are above and below. ...Read more

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What could be wrong if my left side eyeball is slighty higher than my right eye? What causes hypertropia?

What could be wrong if my left side eyeball is slighty higher than my right eye? What causes hypertropia?

Eye lid: You may be noticing a drooping lid on one side or a lid retraction on the other side, both have different meanings and need to be first evakuated by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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I'm 20 years old. I think I have hypertropia at my right eye. Can it still be fixed, and how? I saw you could wear correctional glasses, and more.

I'm 20 years old. I think I have hypertropia at my right eye. Can it still be fixed, and how? I saw you could wear correctional glasses, and more.

Yes: Hypertropia, or vertical ocular misalignment, will cause symptomatic double vision if acute or decompensating. Some people have congenital hypertropias (4th nerve paresis) and adapt often with a head tilt and generally don't experience double vision. Symptomatic double vision can be treated with prism glasses mostly, but some may need surgery. See an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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My left ear is always ringing and my left eye is a bit in a hypertropia condition. Could I be having a stroke?

My left ear is always ringing and my left eye is a bit in a hypertropia condition. Could I be having a stroke?

Unlikely: It would have to be located in your brainstem to affect these 2 cranial nerves. I'm not sure it's even anatomically possible. Did you have sudden onset? That's the hallmark of a stroke. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my left ear is always ringing and my left eye is a bit in a hypertropia condition. Is this a stroke?

What do you suggest if my left ear is always ringing and my left eye is a bit in a hypertropia condition. Is this a stroke?

No: Those are not stroke symptoms. You need an ophthalmic and ear exam to look for treatable causes of your 2 different conditions. ...Read more

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I'm 20y/o. How can I fix a supposedly lazy eye from birth? This same eye may be from hypertropia, but it has weak vision. Please help.

I'm 20y/o. How can I fix a supposedly lazy eye from birth? This same eye may be from hypertropia, but it has weak vision. Please help.

Can't really help: Your hypertropia as a child resulted in misalignment of your eyes, & one eye became dominant & the other was suppressed in its neuro-ophthalmic development (a "lazy eye" or more appropriately called amblyopia). Once the eyes have matured in their neural connection to the brain, which is around 10 yo, then any further vision improvement is almost always minimal. Rec: glasses for best vision/protec. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me what I should do? My left ear is always ringing and my left eye is a bit in a hypertropia condition. Is this a stroke?

Can someone tell me what I should do? My left ear is always ringing and my left eye is a bit in a hypertropia condition. Is this a stroke?

NO: However, why worry. See your doctor and get both eyes and ears checked and handled. Perhaps specialty attention from otolaryngology, or ophthalmology will help. ...Read more

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How does hemorrhagic stroke (or brain damage) cause hypertropia to one eye?

Through: Damage to the fourth cranial nerve. When this nerve is damaged, the eye on the same side will point higher than the other eye. ...Read more

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How could hemorrhagic stroke (or brain damage) cause hypertropia to one eye?

How could hemorrhagic stroke (or brain damage) cause hypertropia to one eye?

Brainstem: Brain centers that control alignment of the eyes are located in the brainstem (lower part of the brain such as medulla, pons and midbrain). Damage to these areas can create a misalignment (or a skew) which can be defined as hypertropia. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how hemorrhagic stroke (or brain damage) cause hypertropia to one eye?

Can you tell me how hemorrhagic stroke (or brain damage) cause hypertropia to one eye?

Brainstem: Stroke in the area of the brain called brainstem can cause misalignment of the eye (s). There are parts of brainstem that control horizontal and vertical alignment. If damaged, they can cause hypo (one eye lower)- or hyper (one eye higher)- tropia. ...Read more

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Any new treatments for ed?

Any new treatments for ed?

E.d.: There are many treatments a urologic specialist or a sex therapist can offer but none new recently. ...Read more

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Best treatment for alopesia?

Best treatment for alopesia?

Varies with cause: Alopecia can occur from a variety of causes from hair eating to cause unknown. Treatments vary with the cause. ...Read more

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What treatments will be used?

What treatments will be used?

An array.: Interventional pain management treatments is not limited to the spine, however the spine is a particular pain producing area. For example, for back pain sufferers, interventional pain management techniques can be particularly useful. In addition to a thorough medical history and physical examination, interventional pain management physicians have a wide array of treatments that can be used. ...Read more

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Treatment of ac. Dacryocytitis?

Treatment of ac. Dacryocytitis?

Antibiotics: Oral antibiotics. Then followed by a dacryocystorhinosty (dcr) when infection resolved. ...Read more

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Is there home treatment for ed?

Is there home treatment for ed?

Yes: Losing weight and increasing exercise is the best home treatment for erectile dysfunction. Have your provider check a testosterone level to make sure it's in good range. ...Read more

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What's a good treatment for ed?

What's a good treatment for ed?

Start with herbal: As long as you don't have cardiovascular problems you can try my favorite "steel libido" from the health food store. If this fails you need to see your physician for medications and other interventions. ...Read more

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What are the treatments for mg?

What are the treatments for mg?

Options: In addition to what dr. Ali has answered, this information link may help: http://goo. Gl/3xxmd to begin, you should have open and clear discussions with your family physician and neurologist. ...Read more

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Which treatments are available?

Which treatments are available?

Riluzole: Fda has approved Riluzole that has been shown to slow progression. No cures yet. Many ongoing trials. ...Read more

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Are there treatments available?

Incomplete question: Are there treatments available for what disease? This needs to be expanded for a good answer. ...Read more

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Plz give me for pile treatment.

Plz give me for pile treatment.

Piles = Hemorrhoids: There are three steps to self treating hemorrhoids (blood clots in the rectal veins).

1. Soak: keep the area clean so that infection doesn't set in.

2. Soften your stool: keep from bearing down hard when having a bm so that the clot doesn't grow

3. And finally, steroids to shrink up the inflammation. ...Read more

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Best treatment of hyperhidrisis?

Best treatment of hyperhidrisis?

Aluminum chloride: Antipersperants with aluminum chloride are good--need liquids or gels with higher concentration. The canadian hyperhidrosis advisory committee treatment guidelines recommends an aluminium chloride hexahydrate salicylic acid gel as initial treatment for underarm, hand or feet. Botox can be used under the arms. Oxybutinin (ditropan) is a pill. See http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/0072. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for safety?

What is the treatment for safety?

None: Safety is the goal. Why treat it? It is not a disease or a problem. ...Read more

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What treatment is good for p.A.D.

Poor circulation: Check your lipid profile. If your cholesterol levels are elevated your doctor may want to start you on statin medication. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of acute mi?

What is the treatment of acute mi?

Stents: Besides meds need a stent. Also Plavix (clopidogrel) or prasugrel. ...Read more

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What are e.D treatments that work?

What are e.D treatments that work?

Prescription not OTC: Any heavily advertised otc "natural" or "organic" pill to help men get firmer, last longer and/or grow larger has no basis in peer-reviewed published data. Oral options to treat ed include cialis, levitra, (vardenafil) staxyn, stendra & viagra. Alprostadil can be administered in two ways, intraurethral & intracavernosal (via injection). Vacuum pumps work, too. But as noted, you need to figure out cause first. ...Read more

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Prophyriya treatment & medication?

Prophyriya treatment & medication?

Porphyria: Group of inherited disorders affecting enzymes in production of heme. High carbohydrate diet or infusion of 10% glucose during crises. Hematin and heme arginate are choice drugs for acute event. Consult hematologist for optimal solutions. ...Read more

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Ampiclos is it good for treatment?

Ampiclos is it good for treatment?

Yes--Antibiotic: This is a combination of ampicillin/cloxacillin -- these are semisynthetic (ie. Stronger) penicillin drugs. This drug is used to treat bacterial infections for which your provider believes is causing your infection. For a most cases, it is "good.". ...Read more

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What is the treatment for fainting?

What is the treatment for fainting?

The real?: The real question is what is causing the fainting. Once etiology is determined appropriate treatment can be initiated. ...Read more

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Who performs the exablate treatment?

Who performs the exablate treatment?

MR Guided u/s tx: Exablate is mr-guided ultrasound treatment. A list of providers may be found at www. Insightec. Com. In california there are centers for fibroids and for cancer. The fibroid centers are at universities in sandiego and la and the bone metastases centers are at standford and the city of hope, and I hope you find this information to be useful. ...Read more

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Me spondolytisis for best treatment?

As above: See an orthopaedist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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