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... leak onto the surface of the macula and cause scarring there. ... (2 replies)
... I'm not sure if you are referring to an epiretinal membrane (aka macular pucker), which is scar tissue on the macula. Try googling for more info about this condition. (2 replies)
... what is macula scarring (2 replies)

... I had my surgery on Weds and he said I had a seriously thick membrane and a ton of scarring on the back of my eye from my retinal bleed. He removed the membrane and lasered the scar tissue off. ... (9 replies)
... This sounds like myopic macular degeneration. It's different from the more common macular degeneration that is caused by aging. ... (7 replies)
... Thank you for the reply and information. I was on so many message boards looking for information at that time, I completely forgot I posted to this one. :confused: As it happens, we had a misdiagnosis from our regular optomotrist. Her final diagnosis was a good news/bad news situation. She has presumed ocular histoplasmosis syndrome. It's hard to explain but involves... (3 replies)
Cataracts
Mar 20, 2007
... Anyone diabetic with a lot of scarring damage and slow healing had the experience? ... (9 replies)
Macular scar
Feb 4, 2004
... Lillorior: Scotoma is a fancy way of saying blind spot. I have 'em in both eyes, but I don't have scarring. Doctors don't really know what's wrong with me. Vision problems are scary and it's easy to get depressed, but it doesn't do any good. In the "there's always somebody worse off than you" category, I'd be thrilled to have your one good eye. As Mike said, check... (7 replies)
Macular scar
Feb 4, 2004
... The chances of your good eye's being affected depend on what caused the scarring in the first place. ... (7 replies)
... I had 3 eye CT since pain started, each of which showed serious macular changes yet, he said he doesn't why. ... (3 replies)
... and came up with the conclusion that I do not have MS, macular degeneration or some other systemic syndrome... ... (0 replies)
... Thanks for your detailed responses. With regards to the "gas" going through the retinal tear/hole, of course, you are right, it can but the scenario I was assuming was slightly different: first, pre-vit op, normal eye liquid/no air-bubble, then retinal tear, then liquid goes behind the retina and peels it leading to retinal detachment; then, vitrectomy op, laser treatment... (18 replies)
... related macular degeneration" which an "Amsler grid test" can show. ... (18 replies)
... ing, perfect vision. I had uveitis as a child. Very photosensitive. See lots of star bursts and halos at night. I've been tested thoroughly as a rare early onset macular degeneration runs in my family. The corneal specialist I saw said it might be from the scarring, a nurse at my eye doc's office said migraine aura. ... (16 replies)
... So I finally saw a retinologist and had an angiogram. This showed a leak with a "blister" in the macular region of my retina. The blister seen on the photos of my eye looks EXACTLY like what I am seeing. ... (15 replies)
... The mono-focals are set for distance, not for near vision, making glasses mandatory. I can't see to make a phone call or set my oven temp as I used to before cataract surgery, or before getting cataracts, from retinopathy laser treatments. It's just as well that I had surgery at age 70 rather than later when healing maybe would have been even ... (13 replies)
... e you watch the little lights and they take pictures and an "RA". so it'll be about a month before I find out, maybe, why the TV words look like the ones in the macular degeneration booklet, but the Amsler Grid looks okay. I've forgotten if I ever knew what an RA test is. ... (21 replies)
... e to think of it my retina doctor did tell me once that my vitreous was starting to clump up. She was going to do a vitrectomy to remove diabetic retinopathy scarring but changed her mind when my vision was suddenly a lot worse last time. ... (16 replies)
... Hi, Dancin'Boots, frankly I'd just tell them, in April, that you've compared notes with a lot of other people who had macular edema and they didn't wait a year, but had a steroid injection. ... (27 replies)
... Goodness! I really need to know who was the first one you saw, who was so uncaring, in case the woman doctor I really like is ever away and I have to see him too. Your second was Dr.W., right? I'm looking at the brochure I keep in my phone book, not the web site. Dr. W. was okay? Probably the woman wasn't even there 7 yrs ago? She's good about trying everything.... (27 replies)


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