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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. I wasn't worried at the time because I thought it was the same thing an eye specialist saw 7 years ago, however my optomertrist got the old record and apparently this scar is different. ... (5 replies)

... First let me say that I will be surprised if anyone knows what I am talking about. It's been 12 years since I had the surgery to "fix" this, but I am still curious. ... (0 replies)
... Sorry you're having further problems, but always good to see you back on the boards. ... (6 replies)
... especially on your eyes. I can speak to the cataract part of your question. Hopefully someone else can give you input on the retina surgery. ... (6 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)
... I was wondering if after the operation the scar tissue will actually grow back, also, if there is something natural, foods I could eat which might disolve the scar tissue. The scar tissue is like a thin cellophane. ... (6 replies)
... I know what you're talking about with the extensive research...I've done the same. My personality type makes me want to understand it all, not just listen to the brief explanations the Dr. gives me. It is overwhelming though. ... (18 replies)
... I had Vitrectomy for scar tissue on my macula, but no buckle or gas or anything special. I had distortion before surgery and after, due to the retina's mountainous configuration from being tugged at by the scar tissue. ... (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)
... and have never had any eye or head injuries. Last Thursday I was diagnosed with a chronic detached retina, meaning that the retina could have been detached for YEARS and iv had no symptoms up until recently! ... (3 replies)
... are normal after surgery. He said since I had surgery done on the same eye that had surgery 8 months ago, it takes time to heal. The lst surgery was a victrectomy in June 2011 and the 2nd one was cataract surgery Feb 2012. ... (18 replies)
... I hope you may be able to share any experiences you may have of retinal scar removal with retinectomy please. ... (0 replies)
... I have this weird swirly light thing in the left corner of my left eye vision. ... (0 replies)
... I know your posting about the retinal scar is quite old, but did the doctor ever determine what caused it? ... (3 replies)
... I'm scheduled for vitreous eye surgery. I have scar tissue on the macula which is located on the retina and the scar tissue needs to be removed and this is scary to me. I've read postings on this health board from persons who had this surgery and were dissatisfied with results. ... (3 replies)
... er. Although the Retinal Surgeon indicated that the chances of my experiencing a retinal detachment or additional retinal tears were very small he indicated that the light flashes could continue for the remainder of my life! ... (1 replies)
ILM Peeling
Apr 2, 2009
... Hi Jodie. I saw my local opthalmologist this evening and she tells me a slightly different story. It seems that the hospital has put a scratch on my cornea and there is still a tiny piece of scar tissue on the retina. She says it's impossible to know the final outcome for me until the bubble disperses. ... (699 replies)
Cataract surgery
Jun 25, 2006
... Oh dear. Well, one eye sounds like a better idea than both eyes, double the risk, and younger rather than at my age, almost 20 yrs older and diabetic. I'm sure you'll want to keep an eye out for new developments. ... (107 replies)


Associated Tags: cryotherapy, pvr, recovery, retinal detachment, retinal detachment surgery, retinectomy, retinopathy of prematurity, rop, scleral buckle

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