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Dr. A.S. Desai, Board Certified Ophthalmologist
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Could a surgeon have torn my retina during trabilectoy pro

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Could a surgeon have torn my retina during trabilectoy procedure?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. A.S. Desai replied 3 years ago.
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No, it is very unlikely for the retina to be torn during trabeculectomy surgery. During this surgery the retina does not come in picture at all.

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