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... hours to Guadalajara for surgery at a local retina clinic and drove back that evening. They had injected gas, and I was sold to sit and sleep facing forward for several weeks. ... (0 replies)
... Your case is probably more difficult than mine. I did not have macula detached. And most of retina was attached when they did my vitrectomy. So I know that my vision was sharp right before the surgery. ... (7 replies)
... The retina is reattached and is healing fine according to the doctor. ... (7 replies)

... The retina is reattached and is healing fine according to the doctor. ... (7 replies)
... My doctor doesn't like to say much and did not explain my eye situation, all he said the retina is reattached and is healing fine, take it easy and see you next time. ... (15 replies)
... The second doctor was specializing in retina issues. And he did great job as far as I can tell. ... (7 replies)
... I also have a discoloration of the retina in my right eye but apparently that is as yet benign. ... (3 replies)
Vision loss
Jul 4, 2015
... I recently had vision loss. Went to eye dr. Retina looks good. Dr thought I had stroke. Ordered MRI of brain. Inconclusive. ... (3 replies)
... or the optic nerve that travels from the eye to the brain. If you haven't seen such a doctor it may be worthwhile to do so. Medicine is so specialized that retina docs don't know anything but retinas. Someone with different training can look elsewhere for the problem source. ... (6 replies)
Is This A Concern?
Jun 13, 2015
... i am 62. Two years ago I had three tears in my retina all within a year or so. Cryosurgery was done once and Laser twice. All were successful. This past 9 months I have had bleeding behind the retina. ... (0 replies)
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... Over a year ago I noticed a change in my vision. It was diagnosed as a macular pucker. I repeated a visit to a retina specialist and she recommends surgery to repair it at an early stage rather than waiting until it gets worse. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, if you are the future or past me please reply to this thread. Parallel universe here I come!!! If I die in the future tell me how. (1 replies)
... Is it possible that some form of serious eye condition was overlooked even after looking at the retina etc? ... (0 replies)
... of my retina, but that she couldn't see more and that I should see an opthalmologist if the problems get any worse, as she was worried it could be the start of a retina detachement. Unfortunately I was on vacation for a time, during which I had other health problems. ... (3 replies)
... Some people don't need to do the facedown thing...I didn't. I don't think most people do. But the recovery wasn't pleasant....And I developed the usual cataract from that surgery, but the cataract surgery was a breeze. Hardly any recovery needed. However, the patches from the virectomy are there, so there is a limit to how much cataract surgery helped. I still have distortion... (3 replies)
... Oh my you had a vitrectomy? That is a way more invasive procedure than I had. I had laser surgery to seal the tear. I feel for you. My daughter told me the surgery you had requires being face down for a period of time. Did you have to do that? I googled images of this and I just cannot imagine. I am not much of a stomach sleeper anyway. I also saw where with a mucular... (3 replies)
... I feel your pain. I had surgery for a macular pucker June 2013 and was left with gray patches in my field of vision. I just had cat act surgery, which was fine, except I still have the gray patches. No one will tell me what they are or seems to care. They were not there before the virtrectomy. (3 replies)
... what to look for if anything changed. Within two days things certainly started changing. He had me come in and I had a horseshoe shaped tear. The next day I had retina surgery that don't let them tell you doesn't hurt, cause it does! ... (3 replies)
... Just over 3 months ago I underwent a vitrectomy for a macular hole which apparently has worked. About 6 weeks later I had a detached retina vitrectomy op which came from the macular hole operation. The gas bubbles from both ops caused a large fast growing cataract. ... (0 replies)


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