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Freckle on my eye
May 10, 2009
... I just had a eye test, was told I have a freckle on my eye. ... (1 replies)
... spot on the white part of my eye, it bothers me not in hurting, but it composes an esthetic trouble, when i look at myself in the miror. ... (1 replies)
Eye freckle
Jan 19, 2010
... My wife has been told there is a freckle on the back of her eye. ... (1 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)
... 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)
... 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. I do the optimap scan too where they take a picture of your eye. ... (2 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)
Eye freckle
Jan 20, 2010
... This is quite common and is not usually a problem. The normal advice is to ask your eye doctor to look at it every year or so, just as you would with freckles on the surface of the skin. ... (1 replies)
... Hello, my mother died of choroidal melanoma at the age of 65. She was diagnosed when the tumor grew large enough to detach the retina. I went with her to all of her treatments at the Casey Eye Center, Portland Oregon. ... (2 replies)
... I have an eye freckle, behind eye on cornea, that the eye doctor was watching for the last few years. After the exam this month, he says he wants to do a dye test just to see how its doing. He says there is nothing wrong but I am still concerned. How did you make out. ... (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)
... I too have a freckle thats being watched. ... (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)
... First things first. You probably know that the Health Professionals at WebMD do not dispense medical advice or render clinical diagnoses. ... (20 replies)
... Iam pleased you're not as upset now. i think i'll take your advice and write down questions and take with me. i used to work with them at the eye hospital so I am sure they'll see me to put my mind at rest. ... (20 replies)
... Today I had both eyes dilated and they found I have freckles on each retina. ... (20 replies)
... Colorado to see him. He is a doctor who specializes in research and treatment of choroidal cancer. I know there are other experts throughout the U.S. as well. ... (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)
... Wow. This is one of the BEST explanations of choroidal nevi I've ever read. Thank you! ... (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. Occasionally these pigment cells may clump together forming a freckle. ... (20 replies)


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