flap complications

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flap complications

Postby cdyusr » Thu Nov 22, 2007 3:42 pm

Does anyone know if it is safe to have lasEK performed after having lasIK performed, i had a flap complication and there was a tear in my cornea now surgeon is recomending lasEK instead...
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Postby LasikExpert » Sun Dec 16, 2007 6:10 am

LASEK (surface ablation while keeping the epithelium) and PRK are considered appropriate after Lasik. Epi-Lasik is not advised as the blunt separator can disrupt the Lasik flap.
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