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A 29-year-old male asked:

What percentage of patients develop epiretinal membrane or macular pucker after laser retinopexy (pascal) for treating lattice degeneration of retina?

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Dr. Nancy Webb
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49 years experience
Rare: I think it is unusual to develop rip retinal membrane after laser retinopexy.
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