Reports About About Detached Retina
From Ohio Newspaper Article (9/15/99)
Woman volunteers to help prevent blindness organization because her very nearsighted
mother suffered two detached retinas. Neither the woman or her mother had ever heard of
the increased risk of detached retina for very nearsighted people. Her mother lost her
From a Runners Newsgroup Posting
28 Yr. old very nearsighted runner reports suffering a detached retina while
Answers to posting included a recommendation to keep on running!
From a MS Newsgroup Posting
Woman reports that her father suffered two detached retinas, one while sneezing.
From a Visitor to this website
28 Yr. old woman had a hole in her visual field detected during an eye exam by an
Optometrist. Retinal Detachment repaired later by an MD.
From a Visitor to this
A nearsighted 38 Yr. old man reports all that he went thought to repair a retinal tear.
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