Can amplyopia reoccur after corrective surgery?

It is possible for amblyopia and strabismus to recur after treatment.  Follow-up with your eye doctor is important in both the detection and treatment of recurrence.

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Lazy Eye

Lazy Eye

Amblyopia is often called "lazy eye" a condition in which one eye tends to wander because it has poor vision. Very often, lazy eye can be corrected with a patch or corrective eyewear. If your child has lazy eye, get treatment earl...

y to prevent permanent damage to vision.

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