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... First of all, not to be rude, but have you considered seeing a different family practice doctor? ... (5 replies)
... an opthamologist isnt really qualified to read this test. ... (18 replies)
... First of all, most of the advice you got was really good. You should go see a Opthamologist for the eye issues. MS can be found from Optical Neuritis, a condition which causes pain behind the eye and also loss of color vision, sometimes total vision, sometimes only for a short while, sometimes permanently. ... (5 replies)

... Lots of good questions and let me start off by saying, NO. Im not a medical professional. What advice I am giving you is based on two things... ... (45 replies)
... I say go ahead and do the exam over also. I do transcription and sometimes if a doctor is switching over to a new system, it can be confusing and yes, it can be lost if he did not do it right. ... (4 replies)
... I have MS and have none of the symptoms you mentioned, except when I am experiencing Optical Neuritis, then a few of them do fit. ... (2 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. ... (15 replies)
... however lesions could have developed in the past week.......thats why they do the MRIs usually every 6 months for up to 3 years before they rule out MS. ... (17 replies)
Possible MS
Mar 9, 2012
... MS mimics 400 other diseases, if you have reason to believe it may be MS, you definately need to see a MS specialist, not a regular Neurologist...regular neuros arent as familiar with MS and usually specialize in things like Parkinson's or Migrane headaches... ... (3 replies)
... Hi, its actually a much trickier question than it seems. A car accident cannot cause MS. ... (2 replies)
... Honey I feel so badly for you. Your posts over the last few days sound like you are really upset. And, you have a right to be! But im begging you to please start listening to your doctors and not to the people around you OR doing any more reading on the internet. ... (7 replies)
... IT does sound like you have no choice but to take the eye exam... ... (14 replies)
... As far as why you were not given Steroids, that makes absolutely no sense to me. What type of doctor did you see? ... (14 replies)
... ON cannot be treated with Steroid Pills, they do nothing.... ... (9 replies)
6 years later...
Dec 22, 2010
... Well, I must say, your attitude is good! Keep up that good work! You dont sound "that" emotional over this and that is a really good place to start. ... (20 replies)
... ood that you are seeing someone recommended by the MS assocaiation, contact lense guys arent always the best at diagnosing any type of eye he even a MD? ... (2 replies)
... Hi Monkeymom. Boy, do I feel for you. ... (17 replies)
... I'm getting a bit grumpy now, my appointment with a neuro was cancelled just as I was on my way to see him and I am waiting for confirmation of an appointment in early January. ... (6 replies)
Newly Dx'd
Sep 2, 2009
... Hi and welcome to the board. In many ways, your story reminds me of my own. Id never had a neuological symtom in my life when my eyes started bothering me...I ignored it for the most part. Then, one day, I woke up with a numb and tingling hand... ... (3 replies)
Could this be MS?
Jun 10, 2009
... Does it cost money to get a copy of all your films? ... (42 replies)

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