Ask an Eye M.D. Answer Archive

Please read our important medical disclaimer.

What is an epiretinal membrane?

An epiretinal membrane is an abnormal growth of scar tissue on the retina that may cause blurred and/or distorted vision. There are many possible causes of an epiretinal membrane. The usual treatment is surgery.

Answered by: George Williams, MDDr. George Williams

Categories: Eye Conditions, Eye Surgery

Have a question that hasn't been answered yet? Ask it!

Answered: Feb 28, 2013

Pop needs to be configured.