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by pam39
Thu 23 Sep 2010 8:22 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Hospital appt
Replies: 4
Views: 1229

Re: Hospital appt

Hi. I asked about contacts including scleral lenses and brcause of the shape and advanced stage of KG contacts are not an option for me. Consultant said they would definately not help my vision. He is very doubtful that a cornea transplant would work as my corneas are very thin and weak all over so ...
by pam39
Tue 21 Sep 2010 10:21 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Hospital appt
Replies: 4
Views: 1229

Hospital appt

Hello, in my last post I was concerned about my eyesight getting worse. I was diagnosed with keratoglobus at 16 years old (42 now). Recieved loads of good info and advice from this forum. My GP referred me back to the hospital to speak with my consultant regarding what options are available for me. ...
by pam39
Sat 14 Aug 2010 1:34 am
Forum: Help and Advice
Topic: Typos
Replies: 1
Views: 1532

Typos

How do I correct spelling mistakes when I make a post and submit it? Sometimes I look at my post and it looks ok, then I realise i have made spelling mistakes, I know it doesn't really matter, everyone knows our eyesight is all dodgy but I would like to correct my errors. :roll: Im being fussy, I kn...
by pam39
Fri 13 Aug 2010 11:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Sleeping Posture
Replies: 6
Views: 2494

Re: Sleeping Posture

Good question. I sometimes wake up with sore eyes (or sore eyes wake me up) when I sleep face down into the pillow. And those eye shield things that they put on your eye/s when in hospital make it uncomfortable to fall asleep as the dig into the side of your nose when you sleep with the side of your...
by pam39
Sat 07 Aug 2010 1:28 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Keratoglopus help
Replies: 2
Views: 1007

Re: Keratoglopus help

Hi Tony, I was diagnosed with keratoglobus when I was sixteen (42 years old now). I think the progression of KG is not the same for everyone who has the condition, so my experience of it over the years may not be what you experience. I say this because it can be quite alarming if you think my experi...
by pam39
Mon 02 Aug 2010 1:17 am
Forum: Scottish Local Group
Topic: KC people living in Scotland
Replies: 78
Views: 53491

Re: KC people living in Scotland

Hi Tony, I was diagnosed with keratoglobus when I was sixteen (42 years old now). I think the progression of KG is not the same for everyone who has the condition, so my experience of it over the years may not be what you experience. I say this because it can be quite alarming if you think my experi...
by pam39
Wed 14 Jul 2010 5:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: When do contacts become an option?
Replies: 12
Views: 2602

Re: When do contacts become an option?

That is exactky what I did today Andrew, GP was great and said if I son't hear back from clinic soon or I feel my vision is deterioting more he would phone them. :)
by pam39
Tue 13 Jul 2010 6:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: When do contacts become an option?
Replies: 12
Views: 2602

Re: When do contacts become an option?

I gave the eye clinic a phone and asked if I could have an appointment because I am worried about my vision. Explained that I had seen my optician and he has prescribed new glasses which were fine at the time (month ago) but I was again experiencing difficulties. I got told the consultant is fully b...
by pam39
Sun 11 Jul 2010 6:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: When do contacts become an option?
Replies: 12
Views: 2602

Re: When do contacts become an option?

I will give clinic a phone tomorrow. Thank-you. :)

Pam
by pam39
Sun 11 Jul 2010 12:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: When do contacts become an option?
Replies: 12
Views: 2602

Re: When do contacts become an option?

Hi Andrew, I have never been to a contact kense clinic. I attend the eye clinic at the hospital. I did mention the scleral lenses to the optometrist at the hospital, I was sent to see her to discuss visual aids to help me at work. I mentioned the scleral lenses to her and she googled it and said tha...

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