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    Clear fluid underneath area on white of eye w/picture
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    mirroredeyes posted:
    http://i.imgur.com/T6hEpAC.jpg

    On on Wednesday 13th my father had cataract eye surgery and it went well. He started seeing a small like bubble on the white of eye near his nose and it was tiny. This Saturday 16th he started to notice it was getting bigger and its oval like shape instead of a round bubble.

    It also moves when he moves his eyes and curious what it is.

    We think it could be due to the incision of the cataract eye surgery the liquid of the eye seeped under the white eye membrane and allowed a bubble of liquid to be formed.
     
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    Alan M Kozarsky, MD responded:
    A fluid filled area in the white part of the eye after surgery could be related to the cataract incision or may be unrelated. It's important to know because if it overlies an incision it may be an indication that the incision is not fully sealed.

    A call and visit to the cataract surgeon sounds like a good idea to me.


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