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Question:
Can you fly in an airplane with a wrinkle on the retina? Will it do any harm to my eye?

Answer:
Yes, you can fly in an airplane. The only contraindication to flying on an airplane is having a gas or air bubble in your eye after retina surgery.

Answered by: Abdhish Bhavsar, MD Dr. Abdhish Bhavsar

Categories: Eye Conditions

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Answered: Jul 26, 2013

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