What is vitreous detachment?

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  • What is vitreous detachment?


This information was developed by the National Eye Institute to help patients and their families search for general information about vitreous detachment.
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This is a vitreous detachment. Facts About Vitreous Detachment. A vitreous detachment is a common condition that usually affects people over age 50, ...
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Vitreous Syneresis: An Impending Posterior Vitreous Detachment (PVD) Elizabeth Gauger, MD; Eric K. Chin, MD; and Elliott H. Sohn, MD . Nov 17, 2014
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Vitreous detachment is a common condition that is caused by age-related changes in the clear gel of the eye called the vitreous. The symptoms of a vitreous ...
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Retinal detachment — Comprehensive overview covers signs and symptoms, causes, surgery for this eye emergency.
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What is a Vitreous Detachment? As we age, the gel-like substance that fills the eye (the vitreous) shrinks and separates from the retina. This is called a ...
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