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22 Nov 2005

Retinal Operation
MY porra is blind in his one eye. In the good old years when you did not sue a dr. he had a cataract removed and they messed up his retina.

Does anyone know if this can be fixed ?

He just say's it cant and that's it because the optical nerve cannot be re-attached ?

Dankie baie
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CyberShrink
cybershrink

01 Jan 0001

Like Blue, don't understand what is supposed to have happened. I can't imagine how a cataract op, which takes place entirely at the very front of the eyeball, could lead to a cutting of the optic nerve which is at the very back of the eye. Even damage to the retina is hard to understand. Optic nerve damage doesn't repair, nor does retinal damage. But he may as well consult a good opthalmologist for a thorough checkup and see
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