Vitreous Hemorrhage in Emergency Medicine Follow-up

Updated: Aug 04, 2017
  • Author: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Robert E O'Connor, MD, MPH  more...
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Follow-up

Prognosis

Prognosis depends on the underlying cause of the hemorrhage. Most vitreous hemorrhages resolve over time.

Patients with diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration have the most guarded prognoses.