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On Aug. 3rd 2009 I fell down a flight of stairs and have

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On Aug. 3rd 2009 I fell down a flight of stairs and have retina neuropathy - permanent blindness. I plan to have surgery for cosmetic reasons (to move the iris closer to the nose & be more aligned with the good eye). About 2 weeks after the fall, I developed a dark red blood clot in the blind eye. Is there a procedure to remove it? I don't know why it developed afterwards, but it's very dark and red and doesn't seem to be disappearing on its own at all.
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Diane Ducote
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It is on the white part and borders along the iris.
It appears to be a sub-conjunctival hemorrhage. Sometimes, it can be there for a long time but it is likely to resolve on it's own. It does not require any treatment. It could also be due to Pterygeum which is degenerative condition of sub-conjunctival tissue. It has to be excised. It can be taken care of at the time of your surery for this eye. Thanks.

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