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13 years ago I had a refractive surgery . I remember

13 years ago I had a refractive surgery for nystagmus. I remember my eyes were swelling for long time than usual. Since then my eyes are not the same. They are bigger and pointed outward. I hate how my eyes looked and how people also see me. I have lived like this for 13 years now am 26. Is there any procedure to reduce my bulgy eyes.Thanks

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Customer: Not sure if its related but I had cataract surgery

Customer: Not sure if its related but I had cataract surgery on my right eye in September and now the eye lid is swollen and has dropped a little over the eye. Additional, I have mild headaches. I did rub my eye pretty had one day. Would appreciate your advice as I could not get an appointment with my doctor until the 27th. JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue? Customer: It appears that the eye is partially close, just enough that is noticeable to me and others if I point it out. Some discomfort. Other than that no other problems. JA: OK got it. Last thing — JustAnswer charges a fee (generally around $18) to post your type of question to Eye Experts (you only pay if satisfied). There are a couple customers ahead of you. Are you willing to wait a bit? Customer: Yes JA: OK. Now I'm going to take you to a page to place a secure deposit with JustAnswer. Don't worry, this chat is saved. After that, we will finish helping you.

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Can you tell me why the Muller muscle eye repair has a gh

Can you tell me why the Muller muscle eye repair has a high failure rate?

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Dr. A.S. Desai

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I had what was always a dormant sty on my bottom lid which i

I had what was always a dormant sty on my bot***** *****d which i had over the years had looked at and requested to have it remove but the eye doctor always said to leave it alone. now 35 years later i went to the eye doctor for a checkup as my vision needs stronger lenses and he didn't like the sty/growth and is pretty sure it has turned into bcc which he removed on tuesday and sent it out for biopsy. he said if its bcc he will have to do mohs surgery to get clean margins and my brother who is a doctor mentioned to me today that he doesn't understand why the eye doctor didn't get clean margins when he removed the growth. what do you think?

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I have an orbital dermoid cyst in my eye, I know that this

I have an orbital dermoid cyst in my eye, I know that this is unusual since this is seen in young children and since I am***** I have seen so far seems to know what to do. I live in Memphis, Tn.. None of the ophthalmology clinics here list surgery for this type of problem. Same with Neurologist. You just make an appointment with whom ever is available, wait a month then find they don"t do that kind of surgery. I just don't know what to do now. Thanks

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My right eyelid is thicker than my left eyelid,more wide,and slanted.My right eye looks

My right eyelid is thicker than my left eyelid,more wide,and slanted.My right eye looks higher up and bigger then my left eye.

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Dr. Rick

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Which eye clinic in Singapore can I get my prosthetic eye

Which eye clinic in Singapore can I get my prosthetic eye replace?

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Dr. A.S. Desai

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Dr. Rick. I'm 33 years old and have had chronic dry eye

HI Dr. Rick. I'm 33 years old and have had chronic dry eye all my life - but recently (the past 2.5 months) the pain has been excruciating. TO the point of having to keep my one bad eye closed and compress the lid with my fingers. Obviously this is not conducive to carrying out normal daily activities and I wondered whether you might have any thoughts on my condition? I've seen a corneal specialist recently who just put it down to my getting older. But I can't understand how it could have so suddenly deteriorated. Any help would be hugely appreciated. Thanks, Sarah

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I was diagnosed with Sarcoidosis 2 years ago. I was on Prednisone

I was diagnosed with Sarcoidosis 2 years ago. I was on Prednisone months and methotrexate months. All seems clear now and I have been off medication months. I still have sunken, slightly black eyes. I look like a cancer patient. Will this ever go away?

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