After cataract surgery and implantation of a crystalense, my vision was worse than before. My doctor told me he could not see that I had a hole in my retina until he had removed the cataract and the swelling had subsided. During the operation I felt one stab of deep pain. My vision before the surgery had no blank spots or "wrinkles" in lines of type as I do now. What is the likelihood that this hole was created during surgery?
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