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Dr. Dan B.
Dr. Dan B., Board Certified Ophthalmologist
Category: Eye
Satisfied Customers: 3334
Experience:  Eye surgeon experienced in cataracts, glaucoma, retina & neuro-ophthalmology
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Oral....discouraged.....suffered for 5 years....has

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Oral....discouraged.....suffered for 5 years....has progressed till I cannot partipate in most foods......tried tropicals, fliuoinonide ,05 every little results.....not have started hydroxchloroquine 200 mg a day......seeing some results, but concerned because of condition with eyes.....thought was sjorgens but blood test said no.....but eyes are so dry that at one time I was blind unable to open my eyes because they hurt so bad.....local OD has worked with me and now I wear contacts, restasis, lotamax every day.......80myears, female, about 175 lbs....bascially healthy except joint and back.....5 back surgeries. New knees, new shoulders appreciate any help you can offer
JA: Is this a time sensitive issue? What type of specimen are they testing?
Customer: Oral clipping from cheek
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Had breast cancer, 25 years ago...clear since then, hystroctomy at 35 had severe endromitis....other minor issues like most females
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 6 days ago.
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