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... I am a 44 year old male from Ireland. My eye lids started drooping in 1992 and in 1996 I was checked out by an eye specialist in Dublin but at that time the muscle biopsy was inconclusive. ... (0 replies)
... The most severe way in which I am affected by CPEO is in my left eye which has become progressively more and more droopy over the last 15 years. ... (55 replies)
... I understand about the driving. Mr right eye will not move to the left and their is a delay when it moves to the right. ... (26 replies)

... Yes I have had ibalance problems, eye muscle weakness, weakness in arms and legs, my feet keep going numb and soetimes my hands, and get tired easily. I was tested for ms, mnyastheia gravis. ... (26 replies)
May 12, 2013
... Hi I am new here. I have gone through all kinds of testing for the last 2 years. My first symmptom was and is eye weakness in my right eye. It will not move to the left, and I have double vision and my eye is blurry. ... (0 replies)
... and this has helped my dry eye issue. Dr. wanted to do this before any kind of upper eyelid lift... ... (0 replies)
... I am optimistic about the future , hopefully the sling operation will make a big difference but having read some of the posts I now realise there could be some complications but as itis my only option I want to have it done. To answer your questions campal, I was diagnosed about 15 years ago, for the previous 15 or so I was seeing an eye specialist regularly for droopy... (26 replies)
... bullfinch -> Thank you for responding! I thought you were a lot older, sorry :) I'm glad you feel like you've had a good life so far, what are your concerns about the next twenty years, how do you think they will be? Good? Bad? I have some more questions, and it would be nice if you would answer (if you want to!). How old were you when you were diagnosed with CPEO? Do you... (26 replies)
... get a lot of double vision due to the eyeball problem which to be honest does get me down as I would like to read more but find I cant for very long ,closing one eye helps. ... (26 replies)
... I do wear an eye mask. I also have swim goggles, but the area around my eye is very sensitive, so those don't work. ... (26 replies)
... I have to do that, cause my left eye is not closing fully since surgery. It's to keep eye humid. Do you think it will be easy for you to get a new job, considering you have CPEO? ... (26 replies)
... BYU1972 -> It seems that you and I both have had our first real symptoms and healthcare contacts in year 2010. I'm not experiencing sensivity to light though. Maybe I will soon... Oh my god, how terrible to be forced to have sunglasses all the time!!! What kind of job do you do? Are you working right now? I'm a receptionist at a big, global company, and I can't imagine my... (26 replies)
... I only found this site a few days ago and am amazed. I have had cpeo for over 30 years and never met or heard of anyone else with it so it has been a real eye opener for me to find people who share my experience and understand some of the problems . ... (26 replies)
... My symptoms basically were drooping of the eyelids and decrease movement of other eye muscles as well which happened slowly over many years. I have generalized fatigue as well. ... (26 replies)
... Have spoent 6 months going to 5 eye specialists. All a waste of time, says this neurologist. Familiar to anyone? ... (26 replies)
CPEO 2011
May 4, 2012
... I will tell you my main thing that makes in difficult to function in light sensitivity. I do have terrible Chronic Dry Eye Syndrome however the extreme light sensitivity sucks. I am close to just giving up... but through new means here in FL... ... (22 replies)
CPEO 2011
May 2, 2012
... your post now and had to say how similarly I feel in terms of my symptoms. Similar to you, my symptoms started in my early 20's. I have had surgery on my left eye but the results have not sustained. ... (22 replies)
... I'm happy to hear your eyelashes will be out of your line of vision. That's how my left eye was and it was extremely annoying for me. My right eye was raised higher and my eyebrows are off but I'm used to my eyes not looking the same. ... (6 replies)
... I had bilateral frontal sling in 2008. I've been extremely happy with results. I had my first eye surgery in 1991. It was to correct ptosis on my left eye. I then had several strabimus repairs one eye at a time. ... (6 replies)
... rhead cabinets because I really couldn't see them. Finally went to a doctor when the lady at the Motor Vehicle dept. had to tip the machine to get me to pass the eye test to renew my license. Nice to have the license, but I really can't drive. I'll let everyone know how the surgery turns out. ... (6 replies)

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