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A 42-year-old male asked:

Eye look will change after buckle surgery ? this is for 7 year old kid

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Dr. George Yang
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
No: The buckle for a retinal detachment cannot be seen. When the eye is healed, the eye will look normal.
Dr. George Yang
Dr. George Yang commented
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
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The eye becomes a little longer from front to back. You will not be able to see this change by looking from the front.
Jun 9, 2013

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