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

There is a less than 2 percent risk that a patient could suffer retinal detachment in the 20 years following cataract surgery. However, complications with the vitreous gel during the surgery increase this risk, particula... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Patients with hemophilia have a higher risk of bleeding in the vitreous gel of the eye after vitrectomy surgery. However, ophthalmologists can minimize the risk of bleeding in hemophiliacs by giving the patient clotting ... 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

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