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Epiretinal membranes are fibrous tissue developing on the surface of the retina mostly in the macular region. They can cause symptoms and drop of vision. They can be idiopathic or secondary. Epiretinal membranes can imposed some diagnostic difficulties. Although they are easy to detect, a large percentage of them occur in association with other retinal conditions. Therefore it would be necessary to know what is causing what to avoid treating the wrong illness.