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My doctor scraped off a retinal abscess yesterday and I'm experiencing horrible pain. How long before I can see and feel results?

I think you must mean a corneal abscess which is on the front, clear part of the eye. This is usually quite painful and may require oral pain medication. Typically, the pain will improve in a few days.

Answered by: George Williams, MDDr. George Williams

Categories: Eye Conditions, Eye Surgery

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Answered: Jul 10, 2013

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