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Posted by: anxious | 2009/12/01

SCAN

Dr Bets

I went to my urologist this am WITH a full bladder (which is not easy let me tell you!) He did the scan, then I emptied it, then he did another one and said it was absolutely fine! He couldn' t say whether it was the antibiotic or Macrodantin that maybe fixed anything but was quite happy - dont need any further meds (very happy!).

Then I went to my eye specialist (I figured I might as well seeing they are both in Rosebank - 1 block from each other! - I was due to go anyway) When I went in June he said I had a capsule opacity in my right eye and if it got worse he would have to do laser treatment on it. Well this am he said its much worse. I had that normal letter eye test (right eye only) (you know the one when you have to read the letter chart!) - I couldn' t read ONE LETTER on the first row! My left eye was absolutely perfect. So now I have to have a YAG laser capsulotomy sometime early Jan! It only takes 5-15 mins but my pressures still seem to be ok. Have to use drops 3-4wks after treatment and go back after 1wk - is this for prevention of infection?

At least my urologist is happy!

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Hi Anxious
Yes they give cortisone drops and antibiotic drops to prevent scarring of the eye. I'm glad there are no big problems with the bladder!
Dr Bets

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Posted by: cyberdoc | 2009/12/01

Hi Anxious
Yes they give cortisone drops and antibiotic drops to prevent scarring of the eye. I'm glad there are no big problems with the bladder!
Dr Bets

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