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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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Can my child catch a lazy eye (amblyopia) from another child?
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Amblyopia is a congenital, or developmental, issue not at all related to infection. Your child can c...
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What is a lazy eye (amblyopia)?
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Amblyopia is a condition that affects sight. You may have heard of it referred to as "lazy eye." Whe...
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Is amblyopia serious?
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Amblyopia, or lazy eye, impairs vision as one eye is favored by the brain. The condition can be seri...
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What Are Some Basic Facts About Children's Eye Health?
What Are Some Basic Facts About Children's Eye Health?

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