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Treatment options for retinal detachment include air or gas injections, eye surface indentation and fluid drainage, Mayo Clinic reports. No treatments or surgeries are guaranteed to completely restore vision after a deta... More »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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A retinal detachment can be caused by an injury to the eye or a disease that affects the eye, such as diabetic retinopathy. Injury or inflammation causes the retina at the back of the eye to pull away from the support ti... More »

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During trabeculectomies, doctors create new openings in the drainage angle of the eye to allow fluid to drain, notes WebMD. They cover the opening with tissue taken from other parts of the eye, and as fluid passes throug... More »

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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 »

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