A 49-year-old male asked:
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my daughter (7 yr old) has undergone buckling surgery for rd. she is given ciplox-d eye drop for one month followed by refraction. when will it be ok?

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Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Needs expert care: A seven year old with a retinal detachment will require expert eye care for the rest of her life. She will need the care of a retinal specialist and a pediatric ophthalmologist. There are many factors which will determine her outcome. Speak to her physicians who can guide you.
Answered on Sep 1, 2013
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