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by saima123
Fri 14 Jun 2013 10:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Dua's layer discover exciting new part of the eye!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1341

Dua's layer discover exciting new part of the eye!!!

Hi,

I just found this thought everyone would be interested especially @longhoc

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/ ... p-eye.html

saima
by saima123
Mon 27 May 2013 12:26 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: worry
Replies: 6
Views: 1466

Re: worry

hi i completely agree with Andrew. after the infections things could calm down and different types of contact lens change might be all you need. and hey it's fine whatever happens graft or not i'm only 21 had my graft 18 months ago.It sucked to have KC through my teens(the hormones kicking about are...
by saima123
Thu 02 May 2013 1:47 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: double graft
Replies: 9
Views: 1252

Re: double graft

oooh i see. Well my KC is pretty bad too it started when i was about 14/15 and my only problem was if i sat at the back in class then i could never read what was on the board. But from that the KC started progressing till i had to continuously squint to ever see anything,i got so bad if i sat right ...
by saima123
Wed 01 May 2013 2:05 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: double graft
Replies: 9
Views: 1252

Re: double graft

Hi, wow a double graft. i was always told by my consultant that they never graft both eyes at once because of complications.It's just better to take one eye on at a time plus if they saying you have to cover both for first 20 days that's pretty long time!! My gut instinct would be to get one eye don...
by saima123
Fri 15 Mar 2013 4:53 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Waiting list time for corneal transplant?
Replies: 13
Views: 6981

Re: Waiting list time for corneal transplant?

Hiya there again,

Ooooops you wanted to know which hospital i had the graft at to.Right i had mine at Southampton General Hospital and wow they are really good.One of the best eye units in the UK in my opinion. And also they have lots of experience with KC.

All the Best

saima
by saima123
Fri 15 Mar 2013 4:46 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Waiting list time for corneal transplant?
Replies: 13
Views: 6981

Re: Waiting list time for corneal transplant?

Hi Steve, I had my graft about 18 months ago. i went to see my consultant in the March/April time for a checkup and i told him i wanted a graft and he agreed as my eyes were only getting worse and contacts were not a option anymore.After which i was waiting and waiting and then in July i went to see...
by saima123
Mon 04 Feb 2013 1:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: long term steroid use
Replies: 3
Views: 825

Re: long term steroid use

Hi Andrew and Asif,

Thanks for the replies and hopefully i'll get of all drops in the future, I just keep on forgetting to ask my consultant.

Asif i'm born in England but my parents are from Bangladesh.

Thanks

saima
by saima123
Thu 31 Jan 2013 12:29 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: long term steroid use
Replies: 3
Views: 825

long term steroid use

hi everyone, i haven't posed in a while had a bit of a roller-coaster journey at the end of last year. Might as well give everyone a quick summary so, i had my graft done about 17 months ago.All was well on whole ( had a few issues with drops and increased eye pressure but that was easy to sort out)...
by saima123
Thu 08 Mar 2012 5:25 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: high iop
Replies: 5
Views: 1089

Re: high iop

Hi Chris, Sorry for replying so late.I've been so busy. so I after I first posted my side effects started to wear off slowly and I haven't really been experiencing to many problems. I think it was just my body needed time to adjust to all the new medication. The headaches and sleeping problems gradu...
by saima123
Fri 24 Feb 2012 6:07 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: 48 hours post op (PK corneal graft)
Replies: 9
Views: 1652

Re: 48 hours post op (PK corneal graft)

sorry forgot to answer this before the pain /discomfort won't last for long no more than 2/3 weeks maximum :D :D :D :D

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