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What are the symptoms of a retinal detachment? Retinal detachment occurs when the thin lining at the back of your eye called the retina begins to pull away from the blood vessels that supply it with oxygen and nutrients. Retinal detachment is a serious eye condition that can cause blindness if it is not treated promptly. [...]
What is central serous retinopathy? Central Serous Retinopathy (CSR) is an eye condition, which can cause temporary visual impairment that usually affects one eye. It is a disorder of the retina characterised by the build up of fluid within the macula (the central part of the retina). Symptoms Patients describe a rapid onset blurring of [...]
Astigmatism is a condition that is associated with how the eye focuses light on the retina. The retina is the light-sensitive tissue located at the back of the eye. If you have astigmatism, light will tend to bend in a different way to normal as it falls on the cornea and goes through the eyeball. This causes images to appear blurred.
About epiretinal membrane treatment In my last post, I discussed what an epiretinal membrane is and what causes it. If the epiretinal membrane is not causing any problems with the vision, it probably does not require treatment. It may only require treatment if it is affecting your vision causing blurring or distortion. An operation may be [...]
Epiretinal Membrane What is an epiretinal membrane? If we imagine the eye as a camera the retina (the back surface of the eye) is like a photographic film. Light is focused on the retina which sends information to the brain. In the middle of the retina is the macula. The macula is a small but very important [...]