Eye

Ask an Eye Doctor and Get an Answer ASAP

Ask a Doctor,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Eye

My wife suddenly has redness in her left eye only. cause not

Customer Question
known. she has no discomfort...
my wife suddenly has redness in her left eye only. cause not known. she has no discomfort. she is 59. she has retinitis pigmentosa.
Submitted: 7 years ago.Category: Eye
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Eye Question
Answered in 1 minute by:
4/1/2010
Eye Doctor: Dr. Stan, Ophthalmologist replied 7 years ago
Dr. Stan
Dr. Stan, Ophthalmologist
Category: Eye
Satisfied Customers: 2,701
Experience: Johns Hopkins Fellowship Trained, Certified and Licensed Medical Physician and Surgeon
Verified
Hello,

Welcome to Just Answer:

Is the redness on the white part of her eye?
Ask Your Own Eye Question
Ask Dr. Dan B. Your Own Question
Dr. Dan B.
Dr. Dan B.
Dr. Dan B., Board Certified Ophthalmologist
Category: Eye
Satisfied Customers: 3,334
3,334 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Eye surgeon experienced in cataracts, glaucoma, retina & neuro-ophthalmology

Dr. Dan B. is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Dan B.

Dr. Dan B.

Board Certified Ophthalmologist

3,334 satisfied customers

Eye surgeon experienced in cataracts, glaucoma, retina & neuro-ophthalmology

Dr. Stan

Dr. Stan

Ophthalmologist

2,701 satisfied customers

Johns Hopkins Fellowship Trained, Certified and Licensed Medical Physician and Surgeon

Dr. Stevens

Dr. Stevens

Ophthalmologist

629 satisfied customers

Board Certified Ophthalmologist

Dr. Susan

Dr. Susan

Ophthalmologist

217 satisfied customers

Board Certified & Fellowship trained eye surgeon.

Dr. JP

Dr. JP

Ophthalmology, Oculoplastic Surgery

28 satisfied customers

Harvard Medical School, Massachussetts Eye and Ear

Dr-Trace

Dr-Trace

Board Certified Ophthalmologist

26 satisfied customers

Board Certified in General Ophthalmology

Dr. Daniel Jewelewicz

Dr. Daniel Jewelewicz

Board Certified Ophthalmologist

11 satisfied customers

Glaucoma Specialist, Associate Professor FAU, Teaching Faculty Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

< Previous | Next >

Related Eye Questions
WELL I WENT TO EYE DOCTOR FOR ROUTINE EXAM SO I COULD GET
WELL I WENT TO EYE DOCTOR FOR ROUTINE EXAM SO I COULD GET BETTER READING GLASSES. DURING THE EXAM THE DOC NOTICED A SMALL AMOUNT OF PIGMENTATION IN THE LOWER, FRONT PART OF MY RETINA. IT IS SMALL AND … read more
The Physician
The Physician
Emergency Room Physician
MSc. Pediatric Emergency Medicine, MD.
939 satisfied customers
I'm writing a short story for a competition. I need to
I'm writing a short story for a competition. I need to create a character who is legally blind, and is in her late twenties. However the cause of her blindness will gradually worsen to the point where… read more
wieyedoc
wieyedoc
Ophthalmologist & Retina Specialist
Doctoral Degree
520 satisfied customers
I was recently seen by my optometrist and she saw "pigment
I was recently seen by my optometrist and she saw "pigment changes in both macula" . She referred my to a retina specialist to rule out AMD. I'm 65 yo and just had heart valve surgery weeks ago. Do pi… read more
Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip
M.D.
12,933 satisfied customers
My brother is losing his vision. He lives in Mexico. I got
Good afternoon, My brother is losing his vision. He lives in Mexico. I got his medical exam results, and would like to send them to an eye specialist to get another opinion. My brother's doctor in Mex… read more
wieyedoc
wieyedoc
Ophthalmologist & Retina Specialist
Doctoral Degree
520 satisfied customers
I am 21 yrs old and have developed color blindness and
I am 21 yrs old and have developed color blindness and decreased vision in both eyes....I have been tested for retinitis pigmentosa twice and they cannot confirm that as being my diagnosis but my visi… read more
Expert
Expert
I have retinitis pigmentosa. And daily I see sports all the
I have retinitis pigmentosa. And daily I see sports all the time in both eyes mostly and from the bottom. Most look like pinwheels and green but it makes my vision feel like more of a tunnel and its s… read more
wieyedoc
wieyedoc
Ophthalmologist & Retina Specialist
Doctoral Degree
520 satisfied customers
Rick~I have not bothered you for a while~I wonder if you
Hi Dr. Rick~I have not bothered you for a while~I wonder if you missed me :-) anyway for some reason my fan next to my bed came on during the night~ it is freezing cold here in Ontario, Canada~I never… read more
wieyedoc
wieyedoc
Ophthalmologist & Retina Specialist
Doctoral Degree
520 satisfied customers
I've been experiencing a dark spot in the middle of my left
Hi, I've been experiencing a dark spot in the middle of my left eye only during night. I don't notice any difference during the day or even in dark rooms. Any thoughts?… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,570 satisfied customers
I am a 29 year old female. About a 4-6 weeks ago I noticed
Hi doctor. I am a 29 year old female. About a 4-6 weeks ago I noticed several flashes in my vision, mostly in the peripheral. It's like tiny lightning bolts or fire flies that are always there. I bare… read more
Dr. Dan B.
Dr. Dan B.
Board Certified Ophthalmologist
3,334 satisfied customers
I suddenly can not see when driving at night. For last few
I suddenly can not see when driving at night. For last few years I noticed I had some difficulty with my eyes adjusting to lights of aprroaching cars at night. It took a few seconds for eys to adjust.… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,570 satisfied customers
I have an eye disease that two retna specialist can't put a
I have an eye disease that two retna specialist can't put a name to. My grandmother had the same thing and went blind from it in her yearly 50's. I'm 46 and it's getting worse. Can you suggest somethi… read more
wieyedoc
wieyedoc
Ophthalmologist & Retina Specialist
Doctoral Degree
520 satisfied customers
I have noticed recently that my right eye has poor vision at
Hi, I have noticed recently that my right eye has poor vision at night. Vision during the day is good, but in moderate to poor light the left eye loses focus. I have had both my eyes checked by an opt… read more
wieyedoc
wieyedoc
Ophthalmologist & Retina Specialist
Doctoral Degree
520 satisfied customers
My 14 year old daughter has just been told that she has
My 14 year old daughter has just been told that she has black dots around the outside of the retina in her right eye. What could this be?… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,570 satisfied customers
I was told by my optician yesterday that my 7 year old sons
I was told by my optician yesterday that my 7 year old sons left eye is negligible and that was because the eye was constantly moving around causing to not be able to focus on anything, he is now wait… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,570 satisfied customers
I am suffering from Retinitis Pigmentosa. Is there any
I am suffering from Retinitis Pigmentosa. Is there any treatment available for this yet? What kind of tests are recommnded to determine the severity of problem? Could you please guide me to a good eye… read more
Dr. Dan B.
Dr. Dan B.
Board Certified Ophthalmologist
3,334 satisfied customers
Is there any evidence that central vision will return after
Is there any evidence that central vision will return after a retinal occlusion? Is there a successful treatmant that shows retina regeneration? My occurance was in January, 2010 in my right eye. I st… read more
Dr. Dan B.
Dr. Dan B.
Board Certified Ophthalmologist
3,334 satisfied customers
My mother has retinitis pigmentosa. I would like to find out
Hello, My mother has retinitis pigmentosa. I would like to find out if there are any advancements in a cure or procedure to improve it.… read more
Dr. James
Dr. James
Doctoral Degree
2,273 satisfied customers
I am nearsighted-have been wearing glasses for distance
I am nearsighted-have been wearing glasses for distance since age of 11. I am 49 now. I do a lot of close work with computer because I am an accountant. I went for my routine eye exam this past Monday… read more
Dr. Stevens
Dr. Stevens
Ophthalmologist
M.D.
629 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x