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I am scheduled for upper eyelid and lower eyelid surgery; however, I have macular pucker (scar tissue in the back of the eye). Is my surgery safe to have?

Yes. The eyelid surgery will neither make the macular pucker better nor worse. You may wish to discuss this with your retina doctor as well.

Answered by: Rona Silkiss, MD Dr. Rona Silkiss

Categories: Eye Surgery

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Answered: Jul 28, 2014

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