A 23-year-old male asked:
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had retinal holes. had laser surgery 8 months back. can daily masturbation cause future retinal holes?

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Dr. Todd Purkiss
16 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Once laser retinopexy has scarred in, which takes about a week, it is essentially permanent. You would have to develop new tears or holes, at that point. If you experience new symptoms, see your ophthalmologist to be sure.
Answered on Aug 26, 2015
Dr. Amish Purohit
20 years experience Ophthalmology
No: No
Answered on Sep 20, 2015

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