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retina "wrinkle"?

my vision in my right eye has decreased and this week my opthamologist says i have a "wrinkle" in my retina..and i am seeing a retina specialist this week.. i am just curious and would like to know if this happens often and i am eager to know what possible treatment there may be for it...  any information would be appreciated.
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711220 tn?1251894727
It is fairly common.  Treatment depends on severity.  Sometime prednisone and NSAID can help as well as Avastin.   If these fail, surgery can removed the wrinkle--epiretinal membrane.

Dr. O.
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I had glaucoma surgery (trab) and had some lower pressures. My central vision started to be challenged and it appears I have a retinal wrinkle. Would these same recommendations above apply?
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