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... what you describe could be optical neuritis, which is inflammation of the optic nerve. It causes both color blindness and peripheral problems. It can be found very easily by a good opthamologist and a field vision test. ... (8 replies)
... Great job! Finding a doctor who can start guiding you is a first step. Please see that opthamologist as soon as you can. ... (8 replies)
... Hi MSNik , Sorry I made a mistake. I went to see an ophthalmic surgeon and he is sending me to an Orthoptist. He wants the orthoptist to check my muscles in my eyes. I think they work closely with eye surgeons. ... (15 replies)

... You wrote" Yes i was seen recently by an Ophthalomologist and he thought it could be a retina problem, sent me for a test called OCT and the retina was fine. He is sending me to an optometrist because he said it could be a muscle problem. ... (15 replies)
... octor who is reading your MRIs should be able to determine if the lesions they see are from migranes or from something else, like MS. They appear very different. MS lesions have a specific size, shape and placement like no other. ... (9 replies)
... Hi. My onset symptom was waking up with a completely numb left hand and fingers. ... (23 replies)
Alcohol and MS
Jan 6, 2006
... I had one bad exp with to much alcohol in 94. After a night out with lots of drinking I awoke the next morning with VERY blurred vision in my right eye that proccede to get worse over the next 24 hours. Went to the opthamologist and dx with optic neuritis and 80% vision loss in the eye. Neuro ordered steroids but it was very frightening and also lost use of my right... (8 replies)
... Thank you all for the replies. I wasn't too concerned with the waiting for answers. I've always had to wait for answers and grown accustomed to it, but this recent fatigue is growing quite old quickly. That's why I suddenly want to know what's going on. ... (7 replies)
... ses". Actually, there really isnt. Other than that they are both autoimmune in nature, thats about where it ends. One does not have anything to do with the other and neither is a precursor to the other....worry not! ... (5 replies)
... Hello all. I have been having ongoing symptoms for approximately 2.5 years now. I live in a small town where i have regularly seen a neuro over this whole time and I have not yet got a diagnosis of anything. ... (15 replies)
... Hello!! I got back from the neuro opthamologist and he couldn't find anything wrong. He said because I have migraines it could be from that. ... (11 replies)
... My name is Lisa and I am 48 yrs old. I was just dx'd with ms yesterday. I woke up on April 11 and couldn't see out of my right eye. After a emergency trip to the opthamologist and referrel to a neuro and a mri. it is ms. I am terrified. My husband and I have so many things we want to do and I want to do them all. ... (6 replies)
... You wrote"OK I took a luke warm bath today, BIG difference. I just need some more clarification, my "triggers" seem to be heat and exercise, both of these impact my vision. ... (20 replies)
... however your symptoms may very wel be related to an attack which you had recently and these are the symptoms. MS can cause nerves to jump, as you described the bee sting type pain.....and Optical Neuritis can present as you describe with the brief pain behind the eye. ... (3 replies)
... She recommended I see an opthamologist and ms specialist next. ... (3 replies)
... Can anyone help me, I am so confused and I am not getting a straight answer from the dr. ... (3 replies)
... both laughed at me and told me that this was done with very few patients and is in no way accurate. ... (4 replies)
... would it mattter if you werent seen by a MS specialist urgently? ... (9 replies)
... Hi there and welcome to health boards! ... (15 replies)
... Thanks so much for the info on copaxone and weight gain. Maybe I'll try to lose ten pounds before I start taking it, so when I add 10 pounds it won't matter. ... (6 replies)


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