Lasik surgery and acoustic neuroma

Discussion in 'Laser Eye Surgery' started by kjpsmith, Sep 26, 2007.

  1. kjpsmith

    kjpsmith Guest

    I am looking for anyone who may have had an acoustic neuroma which may
    have caused a dry eye condition and then had lasik surgery. Did the
    dry condition become worse after the surgery? Where there any other
    conditions that developed after the surgery?
    kjpsmith, Sep 26, 2007
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  2. kjpsmith

    Neil Brooks Guest

    Pre-existing, diagnosed dry eye conditions are normally considered to
    be a potential counter-indication for laser refractive surgery ...
    which is KNOWN to aggravate/exacerbate/cause dry eyes, so ... not too
    sure what you're getting at, but the waters are bound to be quite
    murky on this subject.

    That said, you may want to post your inquiry in alt.lasik-eyes

    not a doctor
    Neil Brooks, Sep 26, 2007
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