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It will be two years this Nov. 3rd. I was sent to the imaging center a couple of days later to further access the situation but they found nothing was wrong with the eye (et. tumor or blockage.) I returned to the Eye Doctor a couple of days later and he said the vision would come back, maybe not as good as before - like 20/30 instead of 20/20. I went to another eye specialist in January and he suspected toxoplasmosis and had me treated for it. The ID Doctor saw no indication for Toxo but treated me anyway. The result was that I showed no sign of the treated disease. That is, the eye should have formed white spots in the retina if I had had the disease.
All of this came from a "bulls eye" on my retina that I have had since childhood that my original Optometrist saw and over reacted to.
I have his medical records. During the same visit, he first examined my eye and did a field vision test to get a baseline. Then he investigated the "bullseye" with the slit lamp. I told him that it hurt too bad and I did not want to do this anymore. His response was that, "he could not see what was "wrong" if I did not continue with the test." A minute or so later he looked into the lamp and said that my eye had stopped responding. I was completely blind for the next week, then I started seeing light on the right side of my eye. He was shining the slit lamp into the left half of my eye. I have a clear line down the center of my eye where the light was positioned from which I have no vision.
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