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Strain after LASIK
I accidentally rubbed my eyes 5 days after surgery. Have a bad headache around the eye and behind the head and feel nerves are strained from inside. Should I be worried of any nerve damage?
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Hello i think this rubbing will not affect your eyes. having said that consult your surgeon if problem persists
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Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon 6 yrs exp Ludhiana
Definitely u should not have rubbed ur eyes...But do not worry. Keep continuing ur drops as prescribed and asap show to ur LASIK surgeon.
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