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by nagaboy04
Tue Jun 14, 2011 11:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: corticosteroid injections: youtube clips
Replies: 2
Views: 6925

Re: corticosteroid injections: youtube clips

Mike, Thank you for posting this. I have had iritis for 17 years. I can't even tell you how many times I have had the shots in the eye. When you tell people, they think you're crazy. Then they freak out. Personally, I would rather have the shot than have to do the drops forever. The shots help so mu...
by nagaboy04
Tue Jun 14, 2011 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone else get iritis at regular intervals?
Replies: 15
Views: 13819

Re: Anyone else get iritis at regular intervals?

I am 37 years old and I have had iritis since I was 21. For the first 7 years, it came like clockwork every 6 months. As I have gotten older, my flare-ups have spaced themselves even more. I have become an expert at feeling my symtoms and getting rid of it quickly. Once in a while, I will get the st...
by nagaboy04
Wed Oct 08, 2008 2:50 pm
Forum: Related Conditions
Topic: Does this sound like the beginning of any related diseases?
Replies: 3
Views: 2898

I was not tested for spondylitis. My Primary doctor just decided to send me off to an Ortho and a Rheumatologist. My appointment for ortho is Oct. 30 and the rheumatologist isn't until Dec. 29, 2008. I am in alot of pain with my foot and shoulder. Do you know of any websites or anything that I can d...
by nagaboy04
Sat Oct 04, 2008 8:53 pm
Forum: Related Conditions
Topic: Does this sound like the beginning of any related diseases?
Replies: 3
Views: 2898

Does this sound like the beginning of any related diseases?

I have been dealing with iritis for 15 years. For the past 5 years it has been very sporatic. In the last five years I have had bouts of this 6 times. This past time ,wich was 2 months ago, I started having pain in my foot. My GP thought I had possibly hurt my foot so he put me on 800mg Motrin. My f...