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Millington, MI
A 57-year-old female asked:

After cataract surgery saw straight line glow from lights in car console, at night, dark. surg eye only. concern? line same angle even moved head.

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
Glare, glow after CS: It is common to notice some "glow/lights" after cataract surgery. Most common cause of glare/your symptoms after Cataract Surgery: residual inflammation, cornea healing, capsule haze, glare from implant. See your eyeMD who will be able to determine cause, prognosis, treatment. more info: eyedoc2020.Blogspot.com
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Last updated Jul 25, 2017

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