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How is macular pucker detected?

Your ophthalmologist (Eye M.D.) detects macular pucker by examining your retina. Your doctor may perform fluorescein angiography or optical coherence tomography (OCT) — procedures that take special photographs of the eye. These photographs show if an abnormality exists in your retina.

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