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Question:
What kind of repair should be done for a small torn retina? Laser or cryo?

Answer:
Either laser or cryo can be effective for a small tear in the retina. Often, it is the location of the tear that determines which treatment is used.

Answered by: George Williams, MDDr. George Williams

Categories: Eye Conditions, Eye Surgery

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Answered: Apr 03, 2013

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