Eyes Are Slightly Unaligned the One Operated on Has Moved Down? I'm only 15 and I'm really scared my mum already knows I have double vision and I don't want doctors poking at me again I don't know what to do :( I'm on my summer holidays and I don't want to ruin them and upset people
I Had a Baerveldt Implant and Now Have Double Vision Why? (photo)
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Doctor Answers 1
Not uncommon problem after glaucoma implants
Strabismus (eye misalignment) is not unusual following Baerveldt implant surgery. Sometimes this can be managed with prism glasses, but occasionally eye muscle surgery is appropriate. Sometimes the implant itself requires repositioning or even removal. Consult a pediatric ophthalmologist (we're the ones who deal with most eye muscle and eye misalignment problems).
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