No, it’s the opposite. The available evidence suggests that retina tear or detachment is caused by eye cancer. Retinal tear or detachment separates the retinal cells from the vessels that provide nutrition. This condition can lead to permanent loss of vision.
The detachment of the retina can be caused by choroidal melanoma or choroidal metastasis. As cancer cells multiply and spread in the eye, they may detach or tear the retina to blur the vision or produce floaters in the vision. We need more studies to understand if retina tear or detachment can induce eye cancer. As of now, all we know is retina tear or detachment can cause permanent loss of vision if remain untreated for long.
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