Introduction: Posterior vitreous detachment


Posterior vitreous detachment: A posterior vitreous detachment (PVD) is a common problem of aging that may not require any treatment, other than watching for symptoms of the more serious problems such as retinal tear or retinal detachment. PVD usually occurs around 40-70 or 50-70, but people with myopia (short-sightedness), especially high-degree, may get a PVD earlier.

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