Posted on 12th July 2012
It sounds like an old wives tales, but this one is actually true. 75 year old PK Krisnamurthy has an irritated and itchy eye for quite a while and visited his local doctor who referred him to an eye hospital where they found a worm swimming around in the jelly of his eye.
The doctor teased out a 13cm threadlike parasite and Mr Krisnamurthy seems to be back to normal.
Thankfully these things are very rare and even rarer in the UK so don’t worry, but come and see us if you’re concerned – we’re ready for anything
26th May 2020
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30th April 2020
If you have an issue with your eye, while we aren’t able to see you in person, we might suggest you send us images for us to take a look at. It is important that the images are the best possible qua...Read more