After cataract surgery, things are bending like snakes
by Jim Maruska
(Trabuco Canyon, CA)
In June 2012 I had a retinal detachment, and of course I had to go through the gas bubble and keeping my head down bit, a real pain. After it sort of healed, I had a massive floater in the eye. Two months later, pop, another retinal detachment. This time I had a vitrectomy to fix it and this required two weeks of the face down gas bubble, a true nightmare.
The vitrectomy created a juicy cataract which I had operated on last week. My vision is very hazy but I can see everthing is bending. Like looking at the corner of a wall, it snakes up to the ceiling. Has anyone experienced this? Is this normal?
Click here to post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Your experience of surgery.