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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Monte A Del Monte
46 years experience Pediatric Ophthalmology
Surgery or laser: Some retinal detachments can be corrected by laser surgery or the injection of air into the eye, others require surgical repair with scleral buckle or ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Selem
15 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes & no: It can be a permanent cure for the retinal detachment, however always at increased risk of it re-detaching. You should keep in mind symptoms to look f ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
44 years experience Ophthalmology
First--you : First--you should ask your retina specialist what his incidence of recurrence is. Statistically recurrent detachments are rare, but you have no choic ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes and no: There are lots of causes of retinal damage-you need to be more specific. If the damage is from swelling or bleeding under or in the retina, there are ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Notaroberto
28 years experience Ophthalmology
Stem Cell trials: Currently there are several stem cell trials being conducted to replace retinal tissue. Summary of phase 1 trial results have been posted online and c ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Laser pexy: Retinal tears which need treatment are layered to prevent retinal detachment. This is called a laser retinopexy.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Dieck
37 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends: The treatment depends on the cause. Sometimes just the passage of time to allow the blood to reabsorb is enough. Other times injection of medication ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
See neuro-opthal: Would contact a medical center and seek out a neuro-opthalmologist. Her or she would be the best to help you.
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Dr. Amin Ashrafzadeh
23 years experience Ophthalmology
No!: Once scarred there is no reversal or treatment.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Goren
31 years experience Ophthalmology
No: But it doesn't have to be. It's a benign condition.

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