Update eyelea 4th inj done
eyesright in Macular Society2 years ago
Hi guys, just had my 4th eyelea inj. Dr hit a blood vessel so eye has bled . Because I forgot and took my aspirin this morning it has bled q...
Viral meningitis and swollen optic nerve
Skirrah in Meningitis Nowa year ago
I recently had a very bad headache, sensitive scalp, fever and vomiting. The head sensitivity I can best describe as feeling like bad sunb...
Newbie - does grid warp always mean Wet AMD?
Kath70 in Macular Society2 years ago
Hi everyone. Just like the last post, this Tuesday I was told I had MD too. I don't think I was fully processing at the time as I was at c...
Jharwood18 in Macular Societya year ago
Been diagnosed with cnv and a am having monthly injections, does anyone know why I have to have an angio of the eye
Will both eyes be examined after intravenous dye injection?
Ayayay80 in Macular Society2 years ago
I have dry AMD in my right eye and wet in my left. Will both eyes be examined when I go for my fluorescein Angiograph next week? I feel that...
Ali_H in NRAS4 years ago
Any one who knows me will know that I posted about having something called 'blepharospasm' diagnosed and the normal treatment being Botox in...
Has anyone had an experience like mine with an eye surgeon?
01776 in Macular Society3 months ago
I had an appointment for a yearly check up with an eye specialist, I had seen this specialist in October of 2017. I was given conflicting in...
Annsandra13 in Macular Society19 days agoPOPULAR
How often is it necessary to have an OCT scan to monitor the wet AMD.
Just wondering if anyone has had this done at their opticians?
1st eylea inj done, sight improved already!
eyesright in Macular Society2 years agoPOPULAR
Hi all. Was waiting on eylea appt after review last week but a rapid deterioration in vision overnight led me to call my clinic and I had in...
Larrydds in Parkinson's Movement19 days ago
I have been having burning eyes particularly during dinner, has anyone experienced this and is it related to PD?
I have pain in my right eye (newly diagnosed) and saw a neuro ophth. doc today. Everything looked fine during the extensive examination
Rose138 in Behçet's UK5 years ago
and my fluorescein angiogram came back looking normal, along with a b-scan test from two weeks ago. She thinks it's pain related to vasospa...
tallyho in Macular Society25 days ago
Hi there has anyone had an OCT angiogram? I am to have one next month to see how the blood vessels are doing in my eyes.
A bit scared!
williver in Macular Society2 years ago
Hello all, I'm new here. Today I visited the emergency eye clinic as a result of blurred vision and distorted lines. This came on suddenly...
Is Macula-ped near the fovea relates to Macular degeneration ?
Dsrb in Macular Society8 months ago
My brother been diagnosed left eye Macula-ped near the fovea. Does this mean he has Macular degeneration. We are shocked to hear this messa...
Distorted vision in one eye from Dry ARMD – feel like I am being fobbed off
nougat in Macular Societya year agoPOPULAR
Sorry if this so long but I am just at a loss to know wha to do. I was toldeverytime I had my eyes monitored that if I saw any changes\\di...
Worried I have Temporal Arteritis
Megchi in PMRGCAuk4 years ago
Hello! At this point, I've lost a lot of faith in my doctors, so I'm coming here for advice. A little backstory: I have no known medical con...
The waiting is unnerving
I was diagnosed with AMD at the optician in the middle of June but was told I needed no treatment yet and was not referred. I took things ...
CSR - CLL
Lapo in CLL Support Association3 months ago
I have had CLL since 2012. Recently diagnosed with Chronic Central Serous Retinopathy in my right eye, which is a permanent build-up ...
Hey, this is eye ball is weird
cctexan in LUpus Patients Understanding and Support3 years ago
I mentioned to optometrist that I had shooting stabbing pain in left eye sometimes, he asked is it fast?
So I poked him how fast, said it las...
Is it time for opthalmologists to be less esoteric and more transparent about their work?
Hidden in PMRGCAuk4 years ago
It is very hard to get information from opticians, optometrists and opthalmologists. They seem to like to obfuscate more than enlighten thei...
Update after eyelea loading dose
Hi all, consultant wants me to have one more inj as fluid worse than before. Then he will review again. They can't seem to decide if my prob...
Hydroxychloroquine and Eyes
Ppwogan in NRAS4 years agoPOPULAR
Hi all, I am new to this page. I have recently been diagnosed with early RA although the pain I feel seems like it is quite established! I t...
PMR/GCA PAIN RETURNED ON PRED REDUCTION
11caroline29 in PMRGCAuk4 years agoPOPULAR
Just looking a bit of advice on reduction of Pred. I was diagnosed 4 months ago with GCA and PMR at only 49. Have more recently been diag...
I experience tremendous eye pain for about 12 hours after lucentis injections (not an infection). Does anyone else have this and a solution
carolreta in Macular Society5 years agoPOPULAR
I am 59 and recently diagnosed with Wet MD in one eye. I've now had four injections and my eyesight is improving, but the pain after the in...
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