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Jan 03

Hypertensive Retinopathy — Avoid High Blood Pressure By: Taking Blood Pressure Medications As Directed Central Serous Retinopathy — The Possible Causes Of This Disease Are Not Understood.

In addition, tests such as a fluoresce in angiogram and ocular coherence tomography OCR can be conducted. A surgical procedure called a vitrectomy can be used to remove the blood that has leaked into this part of the eye. What are the symptoms of diabetic retinopathy? The damaged vessels can have bulges in their walls aneurysms, they can leak blood into the surrounding jellylike material vitreous that fills the inside of the eyeball, they can become completely closed, or new vessels can begin to grow where there would not normally be any: although these new blood vessels are growing in the eye, they cannot nourish the retina and they bleed easily, releasing blood into the inner region of the eyeball, which can cause dark spots and cloudy vision. This condition is the leading cause of blindness in people between the ages of 20 and 60. The sooner retinopathy is diagnosed, the more likely these treatments will be successful. Exposure to the sun or looking at the sun during an eclipse can cause damage solar retinopathy, as well as certain drugs for example, chloroquine, thioridazine, and large doses of tamoxifen.  High blood pressure damages the blood vessel walls, causing them to thicken and narrow.

Therefore, prevention is difficult. Different diseases can cause retinopathy. If DBE occurs, it can cause blurred vision. Doppler optical coherence tomography. http://experteyedoc.macsverige.org/2016/12/05/some-growing-options-for-speedy-solutions-for-laser-eye-surgery/Bleeding from abnormal retinal blood vessels can cause the appearance of “floating” spots. People with untreated diabetes are 25 times more at risk for blindness than the general population. He or she uses a lighted instrument called an ophthalmoscope. The longer you have diabetes and the less controlled your blood sugar is, the more likely you are to develop this eye complication. Retinal detachment requires surgical treatment to reattach the retina to the back of the eye. DBE is the build-up of fluid enema in a region of the retina called the macula. Hypertensive retinopathy — Avoid high blood pressure by: Taking blood pressure medications as directed Central serous retinopathy — The possible causes of this disease are not understood. Hypertensive retinopathy. http://advisingeyesurgeon.beatthetrain.org/2016/12/05/getting-advice-on-swift-products-in-eye-surgery/Symptoms of Diabetic Retinopathy is usually silent.

“It gets costly and now the stuff is out of sight,” he said. There’s also the cost of treating complications that Hanis has had including kidney failure which led to a kidney transplant. Ashlee Orndorff cares for diabetes patients in the University of Kansas Hospital. “You get kidney disease and heart disease, retinopathy, neuropathy. There’s all sorts of complications that come from diabetes. So we see those readmissions, and every time the patient is readmitted, that’s when costs go up,” said the diabetes nurse educator. Diabetes is the most expensive disease in America, according to the study in JAMA, which found diabetes’ costs totaled $101 billion in 2013 alone. Heart disease was second at $88 billion followed closely by low back and neck pain at $87 billion. Researchers say factors making diabetes the costliest disease include an aging population more prone to type two, the common type. In addition, health care providers are more aggressively treating the disease. American lifestyles also play a part.

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