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Prognosis of Penetrating Eye Injuries with Posterior Segment Intraocular Foreign Bodies

Zsuzsanna Szijarto, (Pecs, Hungary), Valéria Gaál, MD (Pécs, Hungary), Bálint Kovács, MD, PhD (Pécs, Hungary), Ferenc Kuhn, MD, PhD (Birmingham, AL) PURPOSE: To evaluate the clinical features as well as visual and anatomical outcomes in eyes with posterior segment intraocular foreign body (IOFB) and to identify prognostic factors. METHODS: The records of 28 eyes of 27 patients underwent pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) and IOFB removal...

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Results and Complications of Vitrectomy and Internal Limiting Membrane Removal in the Treatment of Macular Edema

Ferenc Kuhn, Robert Morris, Viktoria Mester, Gyongyi Kiss, Zsuzsanna Szijarto, Balint Kovacs, Beatrix Cser Purpose: To evaluate the results and complications of internal limiting membrane (ILM) removal in the treatment of macular edema. Methods: Retrospective and prospective studies on eyes undergoing vitrectomy with ILM removal for eyes with clinically significant macular edema. Results: Of the 68 eyes, follow-up (average: 9 months) was...

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Internal Limiting Membrane Removal Indications and Techniques

Ferenc Kuhn, Robert Morris, Viktoria Mester, Gyongyi Kiss, Purpose: To present the rationale, indications, and techniques of internal limiting membrane (ILM) removal. Methods: Analysis of personal experience and videotape demonstration. Results: Surface traction relief is the primary reason for ILM peeling. A long list of indications for ILM removal exist today, including its original condition (hemorrhagic macular cyst in eyes with Terson...

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Phacoemulsification on Previously Vitrectomized Eyes for Macular Disease

Zsuzsanna Szijártó, B. Haszonits, Á. Patzkó, F. Kuhn, B. Kovács Purpose: To analyse the results of cataract extraction by phacoemulsification on previously vitrectomized eyes for macular disease. Methods: Phacoemulsification (phaco) and intraocular lens (IOL) implantation were performed on 143 vitrectomized eyes in the last 10 years at our department, 23 eyes were vitrectomized for macular disease. Intraoperative and postoperative...

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Internal Limiting Membrane Removal for Severe Macular Edema

Ferenc Kuhn, Robert Morris, Viktoria Mester, Gyongyi Kiss, Zsuzsanna Szijarto, Balint Kovacs, Beatrix Cser Purpose: To evaluate the results and complications of internal limiting membrane (ILM) removal in the treatment of macular edema. Methods: Retrospective and prospective studies on eyes undergoing vitrectomy with ILM removal for eyes with clinically significant macular edema. Results: Of the 68 eyes, follow-up (average: 9 months) was...

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