Kym recounted the story in her OK! journal column, writing: “As a lot of you realize, I’ve received slightly chihuahua pet named Rico. He is very playful and likes to stroke your face along with his paws. However he unintentionally pawed my eye.”
The 43 yr previous went on to clarify that at the beginning the scratch did not harm, however by the next morning the left facet of her eye had gone utterly pink.
Whereas the opticians put her on antibiotics for the “small lump” on her eye, it did not enhance issues and after just a few days she was pressured to go to the attention hospital.
She remembers: “After being sat within the ready room for hours and hours, I used to be the final affected person to be seen!”
She continued: “The employees had been improbable. They recognized me with a conjunctival cyst and gave me steroid drops, however warned me the cyst might by no means go away, which is frightening.”
Kym, who was recently left in tears after her boyfriend Scott Ratcliff sent her an emotional message during her Coronation Street leaving party, continued: “You are taking your eyes with no consideration so it’s actually nerve-wracking when one thing like this occurs. I’ve simply received my fingers crossed that the drops will work.”
The TV star, who performs Michelle Connor on Coronation Avenue, has been adjusting properly to life after leaving the cleaning soap as she’s been in a position to spend extra time together with her daughter Emilie, 22, and her grandson, Teddy.
She continued: “I begin rehearsals for the sector tour I’m doing in December – Elf: A Christmas Spectacular, in just a few weeks, so I’m going to take pleasure in as a lot downtime as I can earlier than the mayhem begins once more.”
In the meantime Kym had nice trigger to have a good time final week as her daughter Polly has scored her first acting role alongside her dad, 44 year old Jamie Lomas.
The eight yr previous will star in a brand new movie based mostly across the concern of homelessness known as Lead Stomach.
Kym gushed on Twitter about her daughter’s movie function, writing to her 786,000 followers: “So very happy with my stunning little lady being part of such an essential movie.
“Big properly carried out to her daddy @jamieslomas1 and for everybody concerned on this challenge. Please all people try the hyperlink under and assist assist. Thanks.”