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... of them and he hoped that it would relieve my symptons and help everything else get better. but unfortunately it hasn't, and i was just trying to find out if the wrinkled conjunctiva is causing my symptons of the MGD. i think dr. ... (5 replies)
... i was just wondering, who here has a wrinkled conjunctiva? ... (5 replies)
... and the wrinkled conjunctiva would support that. ... (18 replies)

... to determine if it was the oily layer or the wrinkled conjunctiva that was causing the problem. I haven't had health insurance since then, so haven't been able to follow up with him. ... (18 replies)
... good question... im not sure is the honest answer. i think so, maybe! but not in my case i dont think. what symptons does your MGD produce? and with the treatment you give it, is it bearable? (5 replies)
... HI Adam- I've had dry eyes with meibomian gland dysfunction for a year now. I have not been diagnosed with conjunctivochalasis (at least yet!!) Please consider a consult with Dr Tseng of Miami. He is an an expert in the field of ocular surface and can correct this condition through surgery if need be. Good luck Amy (5 replies)
Jan 11, 2005
... and he corrected that as well. That condition also attributes to the constant redness, irritation and dryness as the conjunctiva itself is not adhering properly to the sclera underneath the tissue surface. ... (20 replies)
Jan 4, 2005
... Basically, from the start, I noticed that my conjuntiva was wrinkled and folded, with bilateral inflammation. My eyes burn, feel dry and ache. The sysmtpons generally get worse towards the end of the day, mainly the redness. ... (0 replies)
... I had my surgery on July 8. It took about 3 weeks to heal. I had my stitches taken out at that point. My right eye really bothered me with redness and burning about 5 years ago. The left eye seemed ok. All of the doctors told me pretty much the same thing...that i have dry eye and meibomian gland dysfuntion and to use the warm compresses, artificial tears, doxycycline and... (488 replies)
... Before my surgery I had blood vessels on the outer side of my eye due to my conjunctivochalasis. I no longer have them. My wrinkled conjunctiva seemed to be rerouting my tears away from that area leaving it the most dry area of my eye. ... (488 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
Aug 31, 2004
... ve some similar eye problems. The interesting thing is that before my surgery none of the things that my doctors told me to do were of any help because I had the wrinkled conjunctiva. Now that I have a smooth ocular surface...everything seems to help. I am thrilled not to have the redness, burning and dryness. ... (488 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
Aug 26, 2004
... cure. They only worked while I was on them. As soon as I stopped them my symptoms of burning, redness and inflammation returned. For me the problem was having a wrinkled conjunctiva. When that was surgically fixed to give me a smooth ocular surface I did not need the steoids anymore. ... (488 replies)
... i Lulu, You sound so knowledgable on these things...much more than I was before I met this doctor. Here are the answers to your questions. No you can not see the wrinkled conjunctiva. But his diagnostic tests are so thorough that the pick up on everything. ... (32 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
Aug 10, 2004
... I had to travel to find the solution to my problems. For me it was having a smooth ocular surface and the amniotic membrane transplantation surgery to correct a wrinkled conjunctiva. My eyes are no longer red and do not burn. ... (488 replies)
... Hi Lulu, I think he cuts the wrinkled part of the conjunctiva and smooths it and stitches it then lays the amniotic membrane over it to promote fast and scarless healing. ... (32 replies)
... Hi Prowley, It's wonderful to hear of someone finding relief! How did your doctor come to the conclusion that you have/had conjunctivochalasis? Is this something that you can see on your eyes? I understand that it is loose conjunctiva...but can you actually look in the mirror and see that it is loose/wrinkled/etc--or do/did you have any other characteristics like pinguecula... (32 replies)
... Does anyone have conjunctivochalasis where the conjunctiva is wrinkled or there is redundant folds? ... (3 replies)

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