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Ghost images after cataract surgery

I see ghost images after cataract surgery. Particularly noticeable is when watching television or on computer screen. It happens after a few (three to five minutes) of watching TV. Also while driving I see streaks of light coming from head lights of oncoming cars or street lamps.This started happening  after the IOL implant in the eye after the cataract operation.
Any solutions?
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233488 tn?1310696703
Nothing easy. See your surgeon. Could be many things, need for new glasses, posterior capsular membrane, IOL dislocated, corneal problems, macular problems.

If no cause found get a second opinion.

JCH IIIMD
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