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... 8/26 update: I had a vitrectomy macula off RD with gas bubble on 6/18/15. At my week 10 postop, the gas bubble still at 10%. I am seeing very much everything above the bubble line now, however the overall vision is very poor, I am at 20/100 today same as 5 week ago. The distorted, crooked and double vision still here. The retina is healing fine according to the doctor. With... (10 replies)
... Able to see things above the bubble after 4 weeks. ... (10 replies)
... Able to see things above the bubble after 4 weeks. ... (10 replies)

... I had a vitrectomy a little over two years ago because of a macular pucker. However, I had no gas bubble, so cannot answer you on that. I was left with gray patches throughout my field of vision, so bad I cannot read with that eye. ... (10 replies)
... got vitrectomy , laser and large gas bubble month ago. With instructions to maintain up right position all the time. Now 4 weeks later I still have a bubble with probably another week ahead of me before it goes away. ... (10 replies)
... It took 60 days for the bubble to resolve, but now I have problems with headaches after reading for more than 30 minutes, and after a couple hours on the computer. ... (1 replies)
... A vitrectomy for detached retina usually involves the injection of a silcone oil and face down posturing for at least a week. ... (1 replies)
... So klutzy me managed to get a detached retina in my left eye, so I had vitrectomy or the gas bubble surgery about a week ago. ... (1 replies)
... I phoned the office to ask, and was told there's no simple answer in my case because she'd be doing the vitrectomy for more than one purpose. ... (3 replies)
... It sounds like his macula is detached (off), as that is in the middle of the eye (roughly)... and once that has detached the visual outcome isn't so good. I'm sure I read somewhere that waiting a week after the macula is off doesn't have much or any effect. The gas bubble does press the retina back in to place, so that would be why he saw better previously -- or maybe the... (10 replies)
... towards the middle of the retina so in his case waiting another week won't make a difference... Right now my dad doesn't see much with his eye, while during the gas bubble he saw more... I guess maybe it's because the gas bubble was pressuring the retina so the detachement was less felt? ... (10 replies)
... he bottom corner of his eye. The rest is now mostly black although he could see feel the tv light and his hand waving. Could we be mistaking and it's still the bubble gas blocking the rest of the view? ... (10 replies)
... The circle he sees is the remnant of the gas bubble. The bubble starts out covering all your vision, and it appears dark, almost black. As the bubble shrinks you see it drop in your vision, like a water tank draining. It lightens as it shrinks too. ... (10 replies)
... my dad had a vitrectomy about 2 weeks ago... Basically many months ago he had some surgery because he had a tear in his retina... ... (10 replies)
... Just an update. After exactly 2 month my bubble is finally gone. The vision did not improve though. Still blurry. Both doctors I went to are puzzled. ... (10 replies)
... complaint" until the bubble is all gone. ... (15 replies)
... My bubble is still there. And the fluid is not quite transparent as it supposed to be. ... (10 replies)
... Hi Vitcat2, Just wondering if you don't mind to share your vision status after one year surgery. I just had vitrectomy macula off RD on 6/18/15, and is experiencing the double, wavy and distorted vision (5 weeks after the surgery and the gas bubble still at 30%). lcchan (15 replies)
... the next few days, I noticed the double vision, wavy line, distortion, etc. I asked my doctor yesterday but he offered no answers, just told me to wait till the bubble is all gone. ... (15 replies)
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Oct 25, 2014
... hello, I am a 55 year old general surgeon who had a vitrectomy this week for a detached retina, without obvious vision loss. ... (3 replies)




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