I recently had eye surgery with a scleral buckle/vitrectomy for a detached retina. I am experiencing some double vision as I regain sight in my left eye. My retina specialist warned me that this could be a result of the buckle due to all the pulling and pushing on eye muscles in order to get the buckle in place. How is the double vision in a case like this usually corrected? Is it a type of surgery that is delayed until the retina appears to be stabilized?
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