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What does it mean if damage to my eye causes a change in eye color?

What does it mean if damage to my eye causes a change in eye color?

Eye comor: A change in the eye color following trauma can occur due to either damage to the iris or clouding/scarring of the cornea. ...Read more

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What does spots in eye mean?

What does spots in eye mean?

Need more info: Do you mean pigmented spots on the white of the eye or seeing small floaters in your vision? It is not possible to diagnose in this forum so see your eye md to get the most accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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Vdrl is positive in eye what does it mean?

Vdrl is positive in eye what does it mean?

Syphilis: It means you have syphilitic eye disease. Syphilis can effect any part of the eye and cause many ocular issues. ...Read more

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Question about bump in eye have had a bump in eye for almost a year and a half. Does not hurt and has had hardly any growth or change..If any. It's very firm.. Almost feels like a piece of rice. Have another smaller version in the same eye.. And 2 in the

Question about bump in eye have had a bump in eye for almost a year and a half. Does not hurt and has had hardly any growth or change..If any. It's very firm.. Almost feels like a piece of rice. Have another smaller version in the same eye.. And 2 in the

These : These bumps are called chalazion and they are there as a result of blocked oil glands that open along the eyelash margin. If the bump was tender and red, then hot compresses would be helpful. As it is, the only treatment at this point is to consider surgical evacuation of the bumps by an ophthalmologist. I would advise a daily regimen in the future of warm compresses in the evening before bed for 4 minutes and trying a supplement called flaxseed oil once a day. ...Read more

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Could ophthalmic oflaxin be used in the ears?

Could ophthalmic oflaxin be used in the ears?

Yes but...: That's safe but, it's a lot more expensive since the eye medication is balanced to be safe for the eye. Please check with the provider who is caring for your ears before making any moves on this issue. You don't want to take inappropriate antibiotics. ...Read more

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Gentamicin ophthalmic drops is used for?

Gentamicin ophthalmic drops is used for?

Anti-bacterial: Gentamicin is a broad spectrum and very effective treatment for superficial infections of the eyes. It is fully generic and quite inexpensive as well. ...Read more

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How does MRI interpret ophthalmic imgeges?

How does MRI interpret ophthalmic imgeges?

Magnet : Mri is highly sensitive imaging tool for soft tissue pathology. In ophthalmology, it is often used to diagnose orbital/sinus tumors, abscesses, or foreign bodies. The magnet is used to excite hydrogen atoms in soft tissue which then emit a certain frequency that is converted to an image. The physics gets very complicated, but that is the gist of it. ...Read more