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What Are Those Sunglasses The Eye Doctor Gives You When Your Eyes Are Dilated
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Help doctors! what're those sunglasses called that the optometrist gives you when your eyes are dilated?
"Post-mydriatic": Mydriasis is pupillary dilation and without pupillary constriction, bright lights can dazzle you or even cause a temporary bleaching of the retina. Pharmacologic dilation for diagnostic testing and examination can last 3 or more hours, depending on the drops used and the color of your eyes, with lighter colors lasting longer. The near vision is typically more impaired than the distance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Normally: Heterochromia iridis, or differently colored irises is a common occurrence. It happens in many normal individuals. Rarely, it can be associated with a number of genetic and a few acquired diseases, all of which can be diagnosed with the help of an ophthalmologist and other general physicians. ...Read more
When your eyes are tired and you rub them, what causes the pretty colors you see while they are shut?
Contacts have risks.: All contact lenses carry risks such as infection, scarring, or blood vessel growth on the cornea. Special cosmetic contacts carry extra risks and should only be used under the supervision of a doctor. Never, ever wear any contacts unless prescribed to you by a doctor. The risks of cosmetic contact lenses not prescribed by a doctor are so severe that they are illegal in a number of states. ...Read more
Can you tell me if an eye doctor checks your eyes and says they are perfectly healthy, what can cause floaters in your vision?
Commonly floaters: are from the loss of clarity of the gel-like substance inside your eye (vitreous). This is a natural process in most patients and does not require treatment. Your doctor was checking for retinal tears or retinal detachments that can sometimes be associated with new floaters. Retinal issues would require treatment. Be well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Retinocsopy, : First of all the prescription of your eyes is determined before dilation by doing a refraction. The test where you tell the doctor which lens is best one or two. There is a way to tell what your prescription is with your eyes dilated, called retinas opt. This is how glasses can be prescribed to pre verbal children. ...Read more
Commonly squigglies: or floaters are from the loss of clarity of the gel-like substance inside your eye (vitreous). This is a natural process in most patients and does not require treatment. Your doctor was checking for retinal tears or retinal detachments that can sometimes be associated with new floaters. Retinal issues would require treatment. Be well. ...Read more
When you get your eyes dilated can doctor see lesions? when eyes are dilated can you see behind optic nerve?
Yes and No: Yes a dilated eye examination facilitates examining the retina, it's blood vessels, optic nerve, & the vitreous humor. Any abnormalities or lesions will be identified as well. Sometimes mor sophisticated imaging techniques may also be utilized (ultrasound, optical coherence tomography, flourescein angiography). However a dilated exam will not allow viewing behind the eyeball where the optic n exit ...Read more
Brief answer...: Ophthalmologists have gone to medical school and have a good basis in general medicine, anatomy and physiology. They then do residency where they learn how to diagnose and treat eye problems medically and surgically, all under supervision. Optometrists go to optometry school where they learn about the eyes and also delve into optics, refractions, contact lenses as well as some pathology. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If your dizzy when looking around with eyes open and close your eyes and do same. Does it mean glasses are needed?
Can you tell me if you are colour blind in one eye, but the other eye is normal-how do you see the world?
Eye color: eyes that are born blind can have any color. There are conditions associated with blindness and "light" colored eyes as well ...Read more
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