The letter being mailed to affected patients explains that the patient may have had a minor surgical procedure involving improperly cleaned medical instruments at the clinic and that OPH recommends that they be tested for hepatitis B, hepatitis C and HIV. The letter also includes a laboratory requisition that the patient can take directly to any laboratory to be tested, and provides alternatives for testing. OPH recommends that patients who are uncertain about having had a procedure at this clinic should speak to their primary health care provider about their risk and possible testing.
About 1/1000 people
will develop a serious eye infection. The day after the injection your eye should be comfortable, there should
be very little pain. If your eye starts to get red, with misty vision
may be no pain ), perhaps 2-5 days after the injection, you should
suspect an infection and attend your eye department urgently. In Birmingham
this is the Birmingham
and Midland Eye Centre Casualty at the
Birmingham & Midland Eye Centre, City Hospital, Dudley Road, Birmingham B18 7QH
Tel: 0121-554 3801. Avastin , infection..preventing .