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May 6, 2005
... You're not being dense. Trust me! You are not the first person post op to worry about eye trauma and rubbing. I poked my eye 2 days post op with the tip of my eye dropper. It hurt but, I didn't damage it at all. I went to my doc to make sure it was ok. He messed with me by doing that tsk tsk sound and saying, "So young. ... (5 replies)
Wow!!!!
Apr 19, 2005
... I did that. I poked my eye with the tip of my eye drop bottle. It hurt and my eye gave me grief about it for a couple days afterwards. I even went in to see my doc to make sure that I didn't do any damage. He, and I think someone on this board, told me that if I had done damage to the cornea I would know it. ... (18 replies)
... I had contacts for a bit and I would use rewetting drops. Eventually I got used to it and I could do it without the mirror. I just pull my bottom lid down and put the drop in and blinked my eye. In your case you should probably use the mirror so you don't poke your eye again.. ... (4 replies)

... So today i accidently poked myself in the eye.... ... (0 replies)
... I did that! Except...imagine my horror! I poked myself in the eye two days after surgery. And, it was also with the eye drop bottle tip! Anyway, it hurt for a little while afterwards. But, I went that day to my doc and he told me that I was fine. Have you gone to see anyone? ... (4 replies)
... Ouch! Well, stupid me just went and poked myself in the eye with an eye drop bottle tip! Maybe I'm not putting in my drops correctly. How do you guys do it? ... (4 replies)
... Hi, I am also undergoing through the same complications as you were. Request you to please update me your eye's vision. Did t come back properly. Its very annoying for me...!! If you can update me it would be great help. (4 replies)
... The surgery itself was as painless as everyone had said it would be. I was given Valium and numbing eye drops. The surgeon did the right eye first. It went smoothly and quickly. ... (4 replies)
... I had my surgery a few days ago on the 20th. I had the same fears as you. And even though everyone tried to calm me with their comments, it did not help. ... (5 replies)
... for me. The whole procedure took about 6 mins total, from start to end. Take the valuim, they help wonderfully. Um, I was completely freaked out the day before my surgery, I was so nervous. ... (3 replies)
... like that. I don't think it was the custom lasik but, it was on a machine that tracks your eyes movements up to 4000 beats per second. If I remember correctly, my doc couldn't do custom on me because of my high astigmatism. ... (5 replies)
... I'm glad to hear that it didn't seem to hurt you that badly. I have to keep a tight leash on my bottles. They have to be put in their places sometimes! Hehehe! ... (4 replies)
Wow!!!!
Apr 18, 2005
... I was careful about it and have been very protective of my eyes and what do I do? ... (18 replies)
... and that as my pupil would expand why I was seeing blurry. Good news, it's not a big deal. Bad news, he had to open flap and irrigate. ... (1 replies)
... she woke up the next day and could see with no pain, etc. I have my consultation next week at the same office and was really excited about it and looking forward to it. ... (2 replies)
... Hoping it will feel better. It feels like someonw poked me right in the eye ball with their finger, but I can see out of it..... Dont know whats going on... ... (5 replies)


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