A 46-year-old member asked:
What happens if, after you have had diabetic retinopathy and lose a lot of your vision, your sight returns?
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Ophthalmology 34 years experience
5.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Retinal Surgery 15 years experience
Depends: If you develop swelling in the retina again and it was reversible then it is possible to regain some of your vision with repeat treatment, however if you develop a detachment from diabetic retinopathy, it may not be reversible.
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Last updated Aug 19, 2013
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