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I’ll be writing on eye conditions I saw on that day. The posts will be short, detailing the basics about the condition, signs and symptoms, and management. 98 more words

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Posterior capsular opacification

Aadi: Beginning (French)

Aadi is in her 70s (I think) and is complaining of difficulty reading even with her current reading glasses. She had a cataract surgery done about 5 years before in her right eye. 237 more words

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#HopeInSight

Today is World Sight Day!

The Facts of the matter…

Globally in 2020:

• At least 2.2 billion people have a vision impairment that may… 151 more words

Eye Conditions

7 Misconceptions of Spectacle Use

This write-up deals with the use of glasses to correct defective sight.

A common question parents ask ophthalmologists is: When are these glasses going to correct my child’s eyes? 1,511 more words

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Childhood ptosis

What is childhood ptosis?

Ptosis (toe-sis) is a drooping of the upper eyelid with varying degree of severity.

Ptosis can affect one or both eyelids. Children can be born with ptosis (congenital ptosis) or it can develop later in life (acquired). 214 more words

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Pterygium

What is Pterygium?

Pterygium is a benign growth on the eye which is caused by thickening of the conjunctiva, it begins in the conjunctiva and usually grows onto the cornea. 699 more words

Greg Harman

Conjunctivitis

What is Conjunctivitis?

Conjunctivitis is an eye condition which is caused by an infection or allergies such as hay fever or dust, this condition may be more commonly known as pink eye. 409 more words

Greg Harman