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Post-surgical repair of a partial detachment and torn retina has caused scarring. What can be done to resolve this?
If the scarring is on the surface of the retina, like an epiretinal membrane, then this can be removed by vitrectomy surgery with epiretinal membrane dissection.
Answered by: Abdhish Bhavsar, MD
Categories: Eye Surgery
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