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What is the success rate of peeling a pre-retinal membrane over the macula causing 20/100 vision?  

Over 80 percent of the time, people notice visual improvement after membrane peeling. However, the vision usually does not come back to normal. A realistic goal in an eye with 20/100 is to double the vision to 20/50.

Answered by: George Williams, MDDr. George Williams

Categories: Eye Conditions, Eye Surgery

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Answered: Nov 21, 2012

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