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Eye freckle
Feb 10, 2017
... I just been told I have an eye freckle from an eye exam and was fishing around the internet and it has me scared of this turning to cancer and then fromntjere things seem dire! So worried .... ... (1 replies)
... Hi...I missed 13yrs of eye exams...NOW I'm paying for it...My eye freckle "I prefer the term Freckle vs. tumor" is large and painful. I have been seen by so many people...and I fired all of them...and I don't regret it. My daughter spoke to a surgeon about me. ... (20 replies)
... just typed in "eye freckle" and found your post. it's as if I'm writing what you wrote! I , too , just came from my annual eye exam (with a new doctor) and was suggested that i see a retinol specialist for an ultrasound. I have not had any problems or glasses to date. my records from my previous opthomologist did not note any findings of a "freckle". this concerns me as i... (20 replies)

... ferred me to a retinal specialist. It had been about three years since I had had my eyes examined previously. I truly don't remember if my doc told me about an eye freckle at that time. ... (20 replies)
Eye freckle
Dec 4, 2015
... Son, now 21, had a picture taken of his eye 2 years ago at his dilated eye exam. He has always seen an optometrist but there is an opthamologist on site that owns the business, and I'm sure if she had question she would refer to him. ... (0 replies)
... Sorry if this is long, but I am my mind is getting the better of me. So I went for my routine eye exam the other day and they asked if I wanted one of their newer test that can take a picture of the whole eye instead of dilating my pupils. ... (2 replies)
... Based on your clear description, the eye doctor discovered a pigmented spot in the back of your eye. ... (20 replies)
... yeah, i might asked if i can be seen in 6 months. i wasnt seen by an ophthalmologist but seen at the optometry dept at the local eye hospital as i work for the health service. ... (20 replies)
... OK. My tumor is stable, little to no change since December. I am to return in five months for the usual tests (A and B scan ultrasound, standard retinal photography, flouroscein angiogram, and fundus(?) photo). This is good news, and at the same time, I am aware that I will eventually need treatment as I know this thing will grow. It just will; that's what choroidal tumors... (20 replies)
... My tumor is mottled in appearance, and when I saw a picture, it reminded me of pictures of cancerous moles. I would assume that if my nevus had grown and was just evenly brown and didn't have any depth to it, it would not be a problem (just like a freckle on your skin that grows but stays an even color). About 6-8 people in one million are diagnosed with choroidal... (20 replies)
... Oh, crap...... now I wish I had not checked back.... so far I had not heard from anyone that there freckle had actually turned. Now...there goes the mind again. I went back to my doc last week and she had done a fairly good job of calming me.... ... (20 replies)
... supported by the National Eye Institute of the National Institutes of Health, has documented equal success rates for plaque radiation therapy for preventing the spread of cancer. ... (20 replies)
... Like a raised freckle on the skin, a nevus can occur inside the eye. And, like a skin nevus, a choroidal freckle can become malignant, so should be closely monitored. ... (20 replies)
... they may cause some distortion and blurring of vision. Nevi in many ways are similar to freckles on the skin. Freckles on the skin very rarely can develop into a cancer known as a melanoma. When this happens the freckle may grow in size or change color. A similar change may occur to choroidal nevi. ... (20 replies)
... One in both eyes..... I am new here and worried.. I am a 53 year old female who had no eye problems until my mid forties..... then came dry eye... which I am attempting to deal with..... that and reading glasses.... now this... ... (20 replies)
... no cancer. I have some elevated eye pressures so they are watching that. ... (2 replies)
Nov 7, 2008
... I went for an eye test today and the doctor found a freckle at the back of my left eye.She just said a lot of people have them but needs to keep an eye on it.Does anyone else have this or does anyone even know if this can led to cancer. ... (0 replies)

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