Signs and symptoms of a retinal detachment include blurred vision, a partial loss of vision, the sudden presence of numerous floaters in the visual field, and flashes of light when looking to the side, according to Healt... More » Health Vision

The most common cause of retinal detachment is a tear in the retina due to injury or disease. A buildup of tissue between the retina and the vitreous gel and fluid buildup beneath the retina can also cause retinal detach... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Retinal detachment surgery is an operation to repair a detached retina. The retina lies at the back of the eye and is sensitive to light rays. A detached retina happens when this layer becomes separated from the supporti... More » Health Vision
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Retinal separation, or detachment, occurs when part of the interior lining at the back of the eye, known as the retina, breaks away from the underlying tissue, Medical News Today states. Depending on the type of detachme... More » Health Vision

The treatment for retinal detachment typically involves surgery in conjunction with photocoagulation and cryopexy, as noted by the Mayo Clinic. The three possible surgical procedures include pneumatic retinopexy, scleral... More » Health Vision