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What are the side effects of photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) eye surgery?

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You’ll have mild discomfort in the first 24 to 72 hours after surgery. You might be sensitive to light for a while, too. Within the first 6 months you might also notice:

  • You need glasses to see your best
  • A mild and potentially permanent glare
  • Halos around images

From: Photorefractive Keratectomy Eye Surgery WebMD Medical Reference

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Reviewed by Alan Kozarsky on February 3, 2018

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Reviewed by Alan Kozarsky on February 3, 2018

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