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Vitreous Hemorrhage

Vitreous hemorrhage refers to the extravasation of blood in and around the vitreous cavity of the eye. Diabetic retinopathy, trauma to the eye, and retinal tear are common causes of this condition. Blurred vision, eye floaters, and photopsia are common symptoms of this condition. It might need immediate medical care since it can lead to vision loss.

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I have a blood clot in my eye. Is it a serious issue?

Query: Hi doctor, When I woke up suddenly yesterday, I saw a spiral black cloud in my right eye. I can see through the cloud hazily and there is no pain. When I consulted my doctor, he said that I have a blood clot. Is it something serious? Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Anand Yattinamani

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Your condition is vitreous hemorrhage. It is seen commonly in uncontrolled diabetes and diabetic retinopathy. If it is small, it will resolve on its own. You can wait and watch. If it is large and not resolving, it needs to be surgically removed. Other options are laser...  Read Full »

I had something stuck in my eye a few years back, and my vision has been affected after that. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, I had something stuck in my eye a few years back. Two months after the incident, I stared seeing a football-like shape for which I consulted a doctor, who said I had a cataract in my right eye and underwent surgery for the same. But the problem still persisted, and I consulted a retina ...  Read Full »

Dr. Manish Mahabir

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I can understand your concern. The trauma may lead to cataracts as well as bleeding in the vitreous cavity, medically known as vitreous hemorrhage. In severe cases, it may even damage your retina, leading to these symptoms. Your retina specialist may be able to discuss...  Read Full »

I was diagnosed with VH in my left eye. Please explain about VH.

Query: Hello doctor, About forty days back, all of a sudden vision of left eye got blocked. After examining, the doctor told VH in my left eye and gave injection Lucentis. What is VH? After 30 days he again examined and told that blood in left eye has totally cleared. He also said that retina has to be ar...  Read Full »

Dr. Anand Yattinamani

Answer: Hi,Welcome to is Vitreous Hemorrhage. Vitreous hemorrhage is common only in long-standing diabetes, which leads to proliferative diabetic retinopathy.If this happens, intravitreous Lucentis (Ranibizumab) is advisable. Another one is intravitreous Avastin (Bevacizumab), this costs almo...  Read Full »

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