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... Hi there everybody, Looking hopefully for some clarity from anybody who may have experienced this. My vision in my right eye has gone slanted. Sort of like italics but to the left. I am 8 weeks into recovering from my fifth surgery, originally started as retinal detatchment back in September 2012. Now has been 4 vitrectomies with gas, buckle, oil, and the fifth which was... (0 replies)
... leak onto the surface of the macula and cause scarring there. ... (2 replies)
... el inside the eye separates from the retina. This is a natural process that happens to most people over the age of 50 years. If the gel is firmly attached to the retina it can cause damage in the detachment process and that could explain both the flashing and the scarring. ... (2 replies)

... pulled up on the computer screen for my husband to see what he was seeing. He asked me if I had had any type of laser surgery on my eyes because I had a lot of scarring on my retina's. He could see the many spots and was able to show a lot of them to my husband on the screen. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Everyone, First off, to the person who asked HOW we know WHAT a retina looks like - well that is from the wonders of the internet where I found a photo. My description was the best I could do for what I could see. If you look up a photo of the retina area it IS circular and it is amber (light red/brown) in colour and what I see looks LIKE a retina. Anyway, I can also... (15 replies)
... Also, is it that exercise would tear my retina further or is that exercise would mess up the laser scarring? ... (11 replies)
... For the scarring vitrectomy, I think you get a saline solution and don't have to be face down. I'll find out details before scheduling, of course. ... (8 replies)
... d from swelling for at least a year so far. After cataract surgery she had to do it in the other eye. Ask for the woman doctor among the five at Retina Consultants. ... (27 replies)
Cataract surgery
Nov 18, 2006
... I looked up refractive and I'm still not real sure what it means. I think maybe something like lasik, something about the shape of the eyeball. Mine's more egg shaped than usual because of the scarring, or something like that. That's a good A1C. It's been a while since I had one but it was 6.3, when my glucophage had just been increased to 1000 twice a day. It's... (107 replies)
... At the age of 13 I had surgery for a detached retina in my left eye. At the age of 17 I had surgery for my right. ... (2 replies)
... At the age of 13 I had surgery for a detached retina in my left eye. At the age of 17 I had surgery for my right. ... (2 replies)
... Why not make an appointment with a retina specialist, "yesterday if not sooner", and while waiting you can google the subject. ... (7 replies)
... cerebral spin fluid probes and concluded that I could have had an Herpes infection in my central nervous system, which moved towards the choroid membrane of the retina to cause a serious uveitis posterior, for those who are common with the specific names. ... (0 replies)
... I'm not an eye dr., but i'm betting you have a cataract. After I had retina surgery, I went thru the same thing. My vision kept getting worse, due to a fast forming cataract. Did the retina dr. ... (3 replies)
... I had retinal surgery to close the tear in my retina through the "freezing technique" that fuses the tear together by creating a small amount of scarring. The surgeon also attached a scleral buckle. 2. ... (3 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)
... ball shape after the vitreous has been removed from it, and presses on the retina for it to stick to its RPE base if there is detachment. ... (18 replies)
... In regards to what caused my scar tissue...I have been trying to figure that out since I discovered it. I asked the 4 Retina Sp. what they think caused it, but none of them gave a direct response. ... (18 replies)
... I have other posts about the same problem if you want to search for all of my posts on this site, reflecting different doctor's visits, responses to other people who have had similar problems. It may be helpful to look through them. But, in essence, the sense seems to be that i have some additional scarring due to the hardware (buckle) they placed in my eye many years ago... (16 replies)
... At present my left eye has no lens, as the natural lens was removed in an operation for a detached retina in 2010. ... (5 replies)


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