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Once a torn retina has been surgically repaired, can it need

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Once a torn retina has been surgically repaired, can it need repair again?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No, I'm just feeling the first symptoms. I don't take any new medications, just ones that have been prescribed to me for years.
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: No allergies. I take generic Effexor, 37 mg every other day, Levothyroxine don't know mgs, but it's small, and I take Montelukasat, 10 mg. I also take Zolpidem Tartrate to sleep.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Both of my retinas have been repaired.
Submitted: 14 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 14 days ago.

Hi. Welcome to JustAnswer. My name is Uzair.
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Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 14 days ago.

Once its repaired surgically, it does not need to be repaired again unless and until it detaches or is torn again due to some reason.

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Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 14 days ago.

Please let me know if you have followup questions.

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