Cataract surgery side effects
The most common procedure with a 100% success rate is Cataract surgery is performing these days. Surgery brings improvement in the vision of many people, as they become able to enjoy life. Recovery rate is good in cataract surgery, but still, complications are there, especially with those people who have a history of any previous eye issues along with other medical conditions. Even every surgery entails some side effects and risks, but knowing about the issues that might happen after the surgery can be helpful.
If you feel any of these signs or symptoms, you should immediately contact your doctor.
Complications and Risks of Cataract Surgery
Cataract surgery can cause several side effects and complications which includes;
v Infection /endophthalmitis
v Retinal detachment
v Inflammation inside the eye
v Swelling in most of the parts of the eye
v Piece of cataract left inside the eye.
v Hemorrhage (bleeding)
v Worsening of the eye in certain cases like diabetic retinopathy
v Failure vision improvements if there is macular degeneration.
After the cataract surgery, there are chances of developing the infection inside the eye, which is called Endophthalmitis. After taking so many precautions, the infection still develops after the surgery. Leading cause for Endophthalmitis is a bacterial infection, but thanks to the medical advancements as it can be treated with the antibiotics. Causing bacteria is staphylococcus and streptococcal which habitats normally in the human skin, but don’t ignore the opportunity to take advantage. Usually in the first week after surgery, the infection is developed, with these symptoms;
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