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Is My Eye Bleeding?

subconj heme We commonly see patients who come in saying that their eye is bleeding.  Patients are usually referring to the white part of their eyes which has turned bright red. The conjunctiva is the outermost layer of the eye and contains very fine blood vessels.  If one of these blood vessels breaks, then...
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What to expect during an eye injection

injection2 What to expect during an eye injection A common in office procedure is an eye injection for treatment of various eye conditions, such as wet macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy or vein occlusion.  It is normal to be anxious prior to your first eye injection but knowing what to expect may alleviate...
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I've been told there is blood in the back of my eye. What could it be?

blood in my eye Retinal Vein Occlusion Retinal vein occlusion is an ocular disorder which can occur in older people where the blood vessels to the retina are blocked.  The retina is the back part of the eye where light focuses and transmits images to the brain.  Blockage of the veins in the retina can...
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