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... At my most recent eye test my optician told me that she found a slight scar on my retina in my right eye and so she gave me a letter to give to my doctor so he can arrange for me to go to hospital to have it properly checked out there. ... (3 replies)
... Is the scar inside your eye on the retina or on the front of your eye on the cornea? ... (5 replies)
... contacts and my optomertrist saw a scar on my retina. ... (5 replies)

... I know your posting about the retinal scar is quite old, but did the doctor ever determine what caused it? ... (3 replies)
... I just wanted to give an update on my eye problem in case anyone ever has the same and is worried. ... (5 replies)
... I'm not sure of all the other things that can cause a scar, but a vein occlusion can. If a blood vessel gets blocked, a small area of cells will die. In an otherwise healthy person, (i.e. no blood pressure/artery/heart/diabetic problems) the cause of an occlusion is unknown and probably random. Unlikely to occur again. A retinal tear might cause a scar (anybody with tears... (5 replies)
... the scar is on my retina, but on the periphery so it doesn't affect my vision, if it was in the centre of my retina I would have a blind spot. ... (5 replies)
... Anyway, on with the story. When I was 11, I noticed a spot in my left eye that I couldn't see through. The doc said it was nothing and would go away. ... (0 replies)
... Okay, thanks for your reply. I am trying not to worry about it. (3 replies)
... I've heard of lots of people who have retinal scars for no known reason. No point in worrying until you get it sussed out. (3 replies)
... Thanks for letting us know. Fancy name, eh? T. (5 replies)
... I had some retinal neovascularization on my left retina that took 4 laser treatments to stop from leaking. I have had no leakage for 6 months. ... (1 replies)
... I had Vitrectomy for scar tissue on my macula, but no buckle or gas or anything special. ... (2 replies)
... I can tell you that my distortion has improved slightly through the year as my retina swelling improved slightly. My retina sp. says at this time my retina swelling will probably always remain at this increased thickness because it has been a year since Vitrectomy. ... (2 replies)
... I hope you may be able to share any experiences you may have of retinal scar removal with retinectomy please. ... (0 replies)
... ophthalmologist, i have had a MRI and nothing. I do have a scar on my retina of my left eye but they all said that it shouldn't be causing any symptoms. ... (0 replies)
Torn Retina
Jun 18, 2006
... I'm no expert, but have had my right retina detach 4 times, and also a tear with retinal hemmorhage in my left. ... (3 replies)
... u feel about hating to have anything done to the good eye. Mine's scheduled for 2 weeks after the first one, but we discussed that if I don't get good results on the first eye, I can change that date. ... (4 replies)
... I don't think the vitreous would cause a constant, unchanging effect like you describe. Another suspicious thing is the fact that you already have a scar on your retina. Any idea of what caused that? ... (13 replies)
... Dont' be so hard on yourself, Cher. Sometimes eye changes are the first symptoms of diabetes to show up in adults. One of the guys I work with was having problems with his vision. ... (6 replies)


Associated Tags: pvr, retinal detachment, retinectomy, retinopathy of prematurity, rop

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