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hello my wife has had a feel of pressure behind her eye for about a week and the vision in the right eye is now blurred she feels a numbness starting to surround the area of her face around the eye she is 45 we are waiting on a specialist appointment is she best to rest and what is best for her as she waits?
I am always concerned when there is a recent decrease in vision. How long does your wife have to wait to see an ophthalmologist?
thanks yes we hoped to get in today but they said maybe more likely tomorrow
there is not much pain though just pressure
I am not sure how the numbness fits in with your wife's sense of retrobulbar pressure and decreased vision but since she will have a complete eye exam tomorrow I suggest she just take it easy for the rest of the day (it is 9:30 PM on Sunday here in Wisconsin...not sure what time/day it is on your side of the planet :) and make sure she is seen by the ophthalmologist tomorrow for sure.
Does this make sense to you?
Thanks Dr Rick this is assuring - yes its 2 30pm Monday and sitting at my desk sressing about my wife of 25 years and want to do anything to help her quickly.
I do not believe that there is anything special she can do on her own until the appointment that will affect her condition one way or another.
Ya, I can understand.......My oldest daughter is 29 and I plan to die first as I'd not be able to go on without their mother....
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yes i think i can only keep her restful and see what they say tommorrow from the test i send what you say though that we should be urgent
I am glad that her GP got her in right away...that is the correct thing to do.
Do not let them put you off to the next day.....She has to be seen tomorrow
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