Persistent Epithelial Defect

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After LASIK and flap striae surgery, when will I get normal vision?

Query: Hi doctor, I had LASIK on my both eyes before 10 days. The next day, my right eye was clear, but my left eye was blurry. I went to the doctor and he said that there are striae on my flap, which needs to be fixed again by a surgery. He asked me to wait for two days because he thought that the vision ...  Read Full »


Dr. Asif Manzoor

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. There are different postoperative complications, including flap related issues like wrinkling, flap amputation or dehiscence, persistent epithelial defect, etc. I think the problem you have explained is a persistent epithelial defect, that can be after any problem to fla...  Read Full »

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