A 38-year-old member asked:
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Can you tell me in my vision. what are the chances that I will have a retinal detachment ?

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Dr. Perumunda Sharma
47 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Retinal detachment.: Retinal detachment depends upon several factors. You need to see a retinal ophthalmologist, who can examine your retina and give the possibilities.
Answered on Aug 11, 2014

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