I started noticing a problem with my left eye in April in that everything I saw in the centre seemed to be like looking through a goldfish bowl. I have worn glasses since the age of 3 and have always been short-sighted. My last test showed the left eye was -12 and right eye -12.75. I saw the ophthalmologist at my local hospital and after taking lots of photos said I had CSR (Central Serous Retinopathy) and that he would monitor the fluid sitting at the back of my eye in the retina to see if it would reduce. After 5 months the fluid had only reduced slightly and because I have had this condition for so long they referred me to a specialist. After googling it CSR is more common in men, aged between 35 and 60, taking steroids and in highly pressurised jobs? I am not a man but I tick all the boxes for the others. Anyway after having my pupils dilated again and 2 lots of dye put in my veins and lots more picture taking the specialist says that I have Dome-shaped macula and there are only two cases where PDT (Photo Dynamic Therapy) has worked. He also says this may be something I have to live with and that my central vision may deteriorate. He says he could go in with a fine needle to get rid of the fluid but it is likely to just re-occur He says he needs to do more research and I'll be seeing him in 3 months. Does anyone have what I have and is there treatment for it? I was totally shocked by what he told me thinking it was CSR but it's not
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