A 45-year-old member asked:
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Should I avoid heavy lifting after eye surgery?

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Dr. Glenn Pomerance
46 years experience in Ophthalmology
Follow instructions: It is best to follow the instructions for post-operative behavior and activity given to you by your surgeon. Activity depends on the type and complexity of the surgery, so no generalizations should be made. If you are unsure, check with the surgeon!
Answered on Jul 5, 2012

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