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A 43-year-old male asked:

I have a central retinal vein occlusion in my right eye. is there any chance i can save my eye and how? what about the cobweb i'm seeing?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ari Weitzner
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Depends: On severity and chronicity, one can get quite a bit of vision back. The cobweb is blood which will slowly dissolve.
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Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery 20 years experience
See a retina specialist
Oct 31, 2012
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery 20 years experience
See a retina special: Treatments include laser and/or intravitreal injections of anti-vegf or steroid agents. Don't delay.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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