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Aug 13, 2012
... I've read that PTK works for most people...but, It hasn't resolved my RCE. I've had PTK for both eyes in Feb 2011 and then again on one eye at a time in Feb and April 2012. I am still having intermittent erosions. It's very frustrating. ... (4 replies)
... I was detected with RCE 8 years ago and still have intermittent erosions. I've had Muro Ointments, antibiotics, steroids, debridement several times and even PTK twice. ... (0 replies)
RCE PTK Surgery
Jul 21, 2012
... Has anyone ever had PTK surgery twice for the same eye? ... (0 replies)

Apr 3, 2012
... ng that it heals but then they will want to take the lens out and then I will be so scared of it coming back and being back to square one, from what Ive read the PTK is the best way of getting rid of it !! it has alreadly taken up so much of my time already and the anxiety has been awful. ... (4 replies)
Apr 2, 2012
... I am currently wearing a bandage contact lens and if it doesnt work I feel I want to push for the PTK instead of anything else. ... (4 replies)
Apr 2, 2012
... I am currently wearing a bandage contact lens and if it doesnt work I feel I want to push for the PTK instead of anything else. ... (4 replies)
Mar 25, 2012
... I found a doc that said I should get PTK and he did it in a matter of days. ... (4 replies)
... all those posts long ago to be called a newbie, kind of cracks me up. I'm sure Mike will reappear sometime. At this point there is so much RCE information on here and good advice from many. ... (125 replies)
... Im an old member here who cannto remember my old username or log in. Its been 3 years since i last posted. I just had an appointment with my optho and after 5 years of RCE in my left eye (4 years in BCL). I have finally been given the all clear and told I can stop wearing my BCL. :) Dont give up hope. I know that 4 yeas in BCL seems like a long time but after the... (125 replies)
... A Gel in both eyes and drinking lots of water. I've rce since 20 years with occurrences of once a year. ... (125 replies)
... Hi Moritz! Do you have pain now? You say you use lots of gel... when and how often do you put the gel? How long have you suffered with RCE? (125 replies)
... Funny.. I just noticed that this website claims me as a "newbie" with only 3 posts, but it's probably just that I'm rarely on here anymore. My old posts on the PTK experiences are still on here. ... (125 replies)
... Mike, You should become an eye consultant for RCE's, you certainly know more than 98% of all the eye doctors out there. Your post was amazing and appreciated by all I'm sure. I have been doing much better on just Muro at night and Dextran by day 3X. It is inconvenient though since it has to be refrigerated and I am out working. But I do my best and use it when I can. ... (125 replies)
... day. Not sure it has anything to do with it, but my RCE seems to have settled down, and the dryness has somewhat decreased. ... (125 replies)
... I just signed up to HealthBoards mostly to thank you for all the great advice and personal experiences with RCE treatments you have posted. ... (125 replies)
... of patients with EBMD experience severe RCE during their lifetime. ... (125 replies)
... Yes, FreshKote works for me. Easier to get and cheaper, Dwelle works in the same way. Prayers to you all who are suffering from RCE's! (125 replies)
... As far as PTK changing the refraction... that's possible, but for me it didn't make my prescription change. ... (125 replies)
... Judy, you are really amazing! Thank you so much for sharing EVERYTHING!!! Since you became an expert (unfortunately since there are so many incompetent professionals out there) I use Refresh Plus during the day as my artificial tears. From what you described, I have a feeling that it might not be the best tears for me to use. Just a curiosity: As soon as I was diagnosed with... (125 replies)
... For all those suffering with recurrent corneal erosions, abrasions, ulcerations,ulcers, or whatever your doctor may call them: I have been suffering for 3 years now, 2 of them pretty regular with these things. The fustration of finding an eye doctor who knows what to do is unbelievable. I have had many proceedures, some more painful (if you can believe that) than the worst... (125 replies)

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