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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
Will not make worse: Lattice degeneration is a thinning of the peripheral retina from the vitreous gel "pulling" on the retina with a distinctive whitening of the retinal ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
Retinal thinning: Lattice degeneration is a thinning of the peripheral retina from the vitreous gel "pulling" on the retina with a distinctive whitening of the retinal ... Read More
Dr. Keshav Narain
Retinal Surgery 29 years experience
Possible future tear: Thinning of the retina may refer to changes that can occur, usually at the peripheral edges. Sometimes thinning refers to lattice degeneration which ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
You can't: Lattice degeneration is a thinning of the peripheral retina from the vitreous gel "pulling" on the retina with a distinctive whitening of the retinal ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Not quite: Lattice is the response in the peripheral retina to thinning and stress. There are other causes of retinal thinning and most retinal thinning does no... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
They are the same: Lattice degeneration is a thinning of the peripheral retina from the vitreous gel "pulling" on the retina with a distinctive whitening of the retinal ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
They are the same: Lattice degeneration is a thinning of the peripheral retina from the vitreous gel "pulling" on the retina with a distinctive whitening of the retinal ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Retinal specialist: Look under "diseases of the retina and vitreous" online or (old school) yellow pages, or ask your current eye doctor who he/she would recommend.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Lattice Degeneration: Is not likely caused by impaired circulation. The cause is not known. It occurs frequently in very near-sighted people and may be a risk factor for ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Yang
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
No: Lattice degeneration is thinning of the retina (the equivalent of wallpaper inside your eye). Dry eyes is outside your eyes on the surface. The only ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
No: The new plastic lens she has is supported on the back capsule of her previous natural lens. Sometimes this capsule, which is living tissue, makes a l... Read More

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