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Who is at greater risk for complications after Lasik surgery?

In some patients, if they had a preexisting condition that was not identified, they may develop postoperative complications. In other patients who have worn their contact lenses for many years, they may be at a greater risk for needing a fine-tuning. Patients with preexisting dry eyes are at greater risk for postoperative dry eyes.


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