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... Yes, the victeromy surgery was deemed a success, as it resolved the initial problem. However, in doing so, it created another one, called macular edema. This caused my vision to deteriorate even more than before the surgery. My retina specialist kept saying be patient; that it would probably resolve on its own. It just continued to worsen. Therefore, I sought a second... (12 replies)
... I had vitrectomy surgery 2 yrs ago due to Macular Pucker. The surgeon removed four layers of macula that was attached to my retina, causing it to pull, bleed and swell. Operation was a success in that regard. However, my vision started deteriorating within months. When I finally left this retina specialist, the vision in that eye was 20/800+. After only 3.5 months at... (12 replies)

... dy have had cataract surgery in both eyes 2012 and 2013. Then a few months later they started to get foggy like what now so I went back and they said that it was scar tissue buildup over the cataract and they could laser it out. So I said fine since it could be done right in theoffice when the retinal doctors were there. ... (33 replies)
... macula making it very fragile and it starts to bleed thus making it "wet". Mine is just in the left eye where it formed a scar in my central vision so it's now just a blur. My side vision is okay and it hasn't changed in 12 years. They can treat it with injections into the eye. ... (1 replies)
... Hi--Are you nearsighted? This sounds like myopic macular degeneration. It's different from the more common macular degeneration that is caused by aging. Myopic MD can happen to much younger people in their 20s and 30s although I was diagnosed with it when I was 55 (I'm 67 now) just in my left eye. When you're severely nearsighted your retina/macula can stretch and get very... (12 replies)
... 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)
... I did wait about 10 months to let the eye settle after vitrectomy before cat surgery. Ask your retina specialist about this to see if it is the normal progression of a cataract. ... (3 replies)
... I did wait about 10 months to let the eye settle after vitrectomy before cat surgery. Ask your retina specialist about this to see if it is the normal progression of a cataract. ... (3 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've had three operations to repair the retina in one eye. Initially it was torn but later became detached and scar tissue formed. The last op was 8 weeks ago and the vision, when I close my good eye, is noticeably tilted about 20 degrees from the horizontal. ... (2 replies)
... I have something similar, a retinal scar causing some distortion in vision. I had a flourescent angiogram to rule out bleeding and Dr said nothing could be done and come back in 6 months. ... (1 replies)
... I have been having some vision distortion and have been told I have a scar at the back of my right retina. This scar was noted previously, after I had vitreous collapse - both eyes- after having general anaesthetic (told no connection just a coincidence !) but no-one told me then, 3 yrs ago, or photographed it for comparison. Nor did I have any distortion before. It is... (1 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 thick scar tissue also, does that mean they won't or might not get it all the first time ? ... (12 replies)
... I know your posting about the retinal scar is quite old, but did the doctor ever determine what caused it? ... (3 replies)
... Hello all, 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. Let me start by saying that my eyes are the worst most docs have seen in a functioning person. I am too far gone to be a candidate for lasik anymore. I started wearing glasses the day after I got... (0 replies)
... 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)
... I think the restrictions you mentioned are for the recovery period. I had a detached retina repaired and had those limitations in the beginning. I certainly wouldn't do any heavy lifting anyway, but jumping? ... (2 replies)


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

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