Cornea Transplant

Placement of a donor cornea is called a corneal transplant or keratoplasty. Lamellar Cornea Transplant involves the replacement of only a few layers of the damaged cornea with fresh ones. The section is sewed with ultra-thin stitches using dissolvable sutures that can dissolve after the wound is healed.

Placement of a donor cornea is called a corneal transplant or keratoplasty. Lamellar Cornea Transplant involves the replacement of only a few layers of the damaged cornea with fresh ones. The section is sewed with ultra-thin stitches using dissolvabl ... More

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Swelling on eyelid

My lower right eyelid and skin below that was swollen when I woke up this morning . Is it a sty ? Have applied Chloramphenicol ointment on it this afternoon. Till now it has not subsided. Please advise !! Thanks

Constant headace and eye pain

Constant headache and in a weak minimum three days i feel pain in my eyes.and some time its very hard read and study books.so plzz kindly consult the solution of my prblm thats why i shut up the prblm of my eyes and headache.

Duane retraction syndrome type 1

My right eye is apslutly fine ..but my left eye is no moving in left side... Left eye move in right side unshoot and downshoot but no moving in left side ...plz tell me agr iski surgery possible hai?

Blurred vision

I'm a man, 40 years. I've been wearing glasses for my shortsightedness for many years. recently I started feeling discomfort in my right when reading. This could be hard books or from computer. The current glasses is 1 year old. Recent FBS test revealed 98 mg/dL. I'm planning to change my glasses, Will that be enough? I'm afraid of cataract.

Side effects of artificial tears

I consult a opthalmologist before, he said that I'm having dry eyes. He told to me to use hypromellose, artificial tears to get rid of this. 4 times a day, I'll use it in one week.But I didn't obey what he said. Sometimes, only 2 times a day I used it because I notice the side effects of it. Like now I have a big eyebags which I don't have before.

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