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by Amer
Fri 09 Oct 2015 3:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Andrew MacLean, RIP
Replies: 7
Views: 3511

Re: Andrew MacLean, RIP

Thats shocking news, taken aback

Had met Andrew at one of the Glasgow meets and got advice from him online, really nice guy and always had time for you

will be missed

RIP Andrew
by Amer
Thu 18 Apr 2013 8:39 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Suture removal
Replies: 2
Views: 1377

Re: Suture removal

Hi Chris, Thanks for that. The two stitches i had were really tight, so much so that the vision was getting pulled in that direction and causing ghosting (towards the upper right hand side) I was hoping to see a slight difference straight away (I know, wishful thinking lol) but didn't. It was the la...
by Amer
Wed 17 Apr 2013 9:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Suture removal
Replies: 2
Views: 1377

Suture removal

Hi All, Not posted in a while. Had my PK transplant in Feb 2011 and not had great sight so far. I felt it was due to 2 sutures that were remaining that were causing ghosting to happen in the direction they were, so i assumed they were tight. My contact lens specialist agreed and had them removed yes...
by Amer
Sat 04 Jun 2011 9:23 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: One month on
Replies: 3
Views: 1573

Re: One month on

Hi Grandpaclanger, Good to hear its going well, thats my graft nearly 4 months, still not got any useable vision but like you said its a whole lot better than what it was. when i'm driving if i squint quite a bit i can make out the registration plate of the car in front of me, which might not sound ...
by Amer
Sat 04 Jun 2011 9:09 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: microwave treatment
Replies: 1
Views: 1751

microwave treatment

Hi people,

Found this on the net, thought the people on here might find it interesting or/ and have more info on it

http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes ... -microwave
by Amer
Tue 26 Apr 2011 1:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Corneal transplant in 2 weeks
Replies: 23
Views: 7098

Re: Corneal transplant in 2 weeks

Hi ppl, Just a wee update, been to my third post op appointment and all looks well. I have went from counting to fingers to being able to read 2 lines off the chart via pinholes. Never been able to do that before lol :D Back at work as well but really bad headaches after a few hours so have been fin...
by Amer
Tue 22 Feb 2011 12:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Corneal transplant in 2 weeks
Replies: 23
Views: 7098

Re: Corneal transplant in 2 weeks

Hi, GrandPaClanger i was kept in ovenight and then released, i think they would have normaly released me the same day too but as i opted to go ahead with the procedure in Ayr hosptal which is about a 50 min drive they figured it wold be better for me stay as the surgeon wanted to see me the day afte...
by Amer
Thu 17 Feb 2011 1:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Corneal transplant in 2 weeks
Replies: 23
Views: 7098

Re: Corneal transplant in 2 weeks

Hi Ian, visions really blurry but hoping a lot of that will clear up in the next few weeks, not painful aymore sometimes have a slight throbbing pain but nothing that paraetamol doesn't resolve. even though everything is blurry the ghosting is not as prominent as it was, maybe im being overly ambiti...
by Amer
Wed 16 Feb 2011 12:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Corneal transplant in 2 weeks
Replies: 23
Views: 7098

Re: Corneal transplant in 2 weeks

Hiya,

Thats me bbak homethe transplant went well and just relaxing n the house now. its not too sore but one question what is the best way to get the gunk out of my eye

Thanks for the replis people
by Amer
Mon 07 Feb 2011 12:22 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Corneal transplant in 2 weeks
Replies: 23
Views: 7098

Re: Corneal transplant in 2 weeks

Thanks Michelle and Melissa.

I had my pre op meeting with the surgeon and felt a lot better after that. Still really anxious and know its a long healing process and just getting myself prepared both mentally and sorting out lots of audiobooks to listen to after the op to keep myself busy lol.

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