I am a retina surgeon and treat macular holes almost weekly....
You need to seek care ASAP. I suggest you have a dilated eye exam by an ophthalmologist
tomorrow morning if you think you have a macular hole.
The sooner a macular hole is diagnosed and treated the better the final visual outcome in many cases.
And, yes, surgery is how these things are managed.
make sense to you?
At this point I think the best thing for you to do would be to gather up copies of all your medical records and travel to a large University Teaching hospital. At an institution like that you could be evaluated and treated by a team of sub-specialists who are at the cutting edge of their respective fields. The best thing about these large teaching hospitals is that consultations are available with Professors and leaders in their field by just walking a few steps down the hall.
The Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota is an excellent example of just such a place as this. That being said there are many excellent teaching hospitals all across the country and I am sure that there is one near you.
I know that it is going to take significant effort on your part, but I believe that going to one of the "Medical Mecca's" is your best chance to – finally -- get to the bottom of what is going on.
Does this make sense to you?
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