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... 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)
Freckle on my eye
May 22, 2009
... The way it was explained to me was that they need to just check it every now and then, like you would freckles on your skin, to make sure there's not been any change in it. ... (1 replies)
... As a result of my recent hospital visits to investigate the sudden onset of sudden blurred vision in one eye, I too have been told that I have a naevus in that eye. ... (2 replies)

New symptoms
Jul 28, 2013
... ed only after the vitrectomy. Several months ago my doctor had examined it and had told me that it had nothing to do with the surgery, but is a sort of "freckle" in the eye. I insisted it never existed before and had appeared only after the vitrectomy. ... (19 replies)
... I think it's natural that you are worried since you haven't been given an explanation really yet. I'm in a similar situation. I have really bad eyesight, like off the charts, can't even see the largest letter on the board kind of eyesight. ... (2 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)
... ow that the Health Professionals at WebMD do not dispense medical advice or render clinical diagnoses. We hope to share some ideas with you that might assist you in learning more about that freckle. ... (20 replies)
... My tumor is mottled in appearance, and when I saw a picture, it reminded me of pictures of cancerous moles. ... (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)
... The retina has one of the highest demands for oxygen per square millimeter of any tissue in the body. To satisfy this high demand for oxygen, the retina sits on top of a very vascular membrane known as the choroid. The choroid contains pigment cells. ... (20 replies)
... A choroidal nevus is similar to a large freckle or mole found on the skin. ... (1 replies)
... I too have a freckle thats being watched. ... (20 replies)
... just typed in "eye freckle" and found your post. it's as if I'm writing what you wrote! ... (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)
... Well, I did see my doc again and I am not as upset as I was.... Although it still crosses my mind. Well, Ruth, finally someone that has them in both eyes, the same as me. I cant say much, start writing down all your questions so you have them ready when you go to the doc. ... (20 replies)
... Serious...well yes and no. Remember that a nevus is just a freckle and rarely turns cancerous. ... (20 replies)
... Vickie, that is NOT to say your nevus will grow. A nevus is NOT a tumor, ok? ... (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)
... I am currently one of those "rare" cases whose nevus has grown. It was discovered last summer during a routine eye exam with my eyes dilated. My opthamologist sent me to a retinal specialist who sent me to an occular oncologist, Devron Char. ... (20 replies)

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