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Retinal Detachment in Young Adults. Characteristics and Outcome

Jean Francois Le Rouic, Anne Barrucand, Sandra Delaunay, Sophie Dupouy, Idriss Badat, Frank Becquet, France Introduction: Most rhegmatogenous retinal detachments (RD) are due to retinal tears secondary to posterior vitreous detachment and occur after the age of 50. RD in young patients has been extensively studied in pediatric population. However, little is known on RD occurring in young adults. We conducted a retrospective descriptive...

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Inverted Flap of Internal Limiting Membrane for Treatment of Poor Prognosis Macular Holes

EDITED FILM ABSTRACT Inverted flap of internal limiting membrane for treatment of poor prognosis macular holes. In this video we describe the surgical technique of the inverted flap of internal limiting membrane. The surgical technique includes a complete vitrectomy, realization of a flap of internal limiting membrane and fluid/gas exchange. In this video we show 5 examples of macular holes surgery using this technique. The realization of...

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Surgical Treatment of Optic Pit Retinal Detachment with an Inverted Flap of Intern Limitant Membrane

Surgical Treatment of Optic Pit Retinal Detachment with an Inverted Flap of Intern Limitant Membrane ABSTRACT Optic pit is a rare ocular malformation that can lead to retinal detachment. Several treatments have been proposed including gas tamponade, laser and vitrectomy. We propose an another approach to other forms of treatments. A flap of intern limiting membrane is added in order to isolate the optic pit from the vitreous cavity. The...

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A Rare Complication of Intravitreal Injection with Anterior Chamber Paracentesis: Inadvertent Retinal Trauma Induced by the Needle

A Rare Complication of Intravitreal Injection with Anterior Chamber Paracentesis: Inadvertent Retinal Trauma Induced by the Needle ABSTRACT We report four cases of traumatic retinal lesion related to the needle used for anti-VEGF intravitreal injection. An aqueous paracentesis was performed before the injection in all cases. A 30-gauge needle with a ½ inch long tip was always used. In three cases, the distal end of the needle was...

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PTFE Buckling Removal

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Buckling Suture Removal

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23G Complications Collection

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Choroidal Detachment

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Ozurdex in the Anterior Chamber

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Ozurdex Inadequate Use & Complications

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Wet AMD and CRVO : Optimizing the Management of Patients

Treatment approaches for macular edema secondary to CRVO – Dr Hatem Zeghidi, France Real life experience within P1.5 association – Dr Frédéric Matonti for P1.5 Group, France French experience with anti-VEGF therapy – Jean-François Le Rouic, France  

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Reasons for Aflibercept Prescription in Wet AMD in Real Life

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Purpose: To describe the main reason for aflibercept prescription in the treatment of exudative age-related macular degeneration (AMD) during the initial weeks of availability of this drug in a clinical setting. Patients and methods: During the first 16 weeks of availability in France, four experienced practitioners in retinal disease...

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Bi-linear Aspiration Flow & Cutting Frequency Control and Segmentation in PDR

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Different techniques have been described for the dissection of proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR). When there is a strong adherence between the fibrovascular proliferation and the retinal vessels, segmentation is a safe technique to reduce the risk of bleeding and retinal tear. With the advance of vitrectomy machines, the control...

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Posterior Iris Claw Implantation for Correction of Aphakia : Technique and Long-term Results

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Purpose: To evaluate the indications, the safety, and the results of retropupillary implantation of iris claw intra ocular lenses in the correction of aphakia Patients and methods: This retrospective study included 50 eyes of 50 patients who underwent retropupillary iris claw IOL fixation between January 2010 and January...

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Interest of Reading Evaluation with an Eye Tracker in Idiopathic Macular Hole Before and After Surgical Treatment

Purpose: To evaluate the effect of idiopathic macular hole on eye movements during reading before and after macular hole surgery. Methods: Twelve patients with unilateral idiopathic full-thickness macular hole were included in this prospective case-control study. In the diseased eye, all patients underwent standard two-port pars plana vitrectomy with posterior hyaloid and ILM removal. Main outcome measures were the number and durations...

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Curses and Misfortune of 23 Gauge Vitrectomy

Setting: Vitreoretinal department, clinique Sourdille, Nantes, France Purpose: Although transconjunctical sutureless vitrectomy is a major step forward in vitreoretinal surgery when compared to 20 gauge vitrectomy, it has its own set of complications and shortcomings. We present in this film a series of complications we could record during the last five years. Methods: We selected an anthology of complications and shortcomings specific...

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Evaluating Adjunctive Surgery to Ozurdex for the Treatment Macular Edema Following RVO

Ozurdex®, a dexamethasone (DEX) intravitreal implant, has been shown in randomized controlled trials to reduce macular edema and improve visual acuity in patients with either branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO) or central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO). However, repeated injections are usually necessary, particularly for CRVO patients. And the long-term adverse events, including the incidence of cataract and glaucoma, are still...

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En-face OCT Analysis of the Retinal Surface Changes After ILM Peeling for ERM

Purpose: To describe the progressive morphological changes of the retinal surface after internal limiting membrane peeling (ILM) for epiretinal membrane (ERM) surgery visualized with en face optical coherence tomography of the retinal surface. (en face OCT-ret surf) Methods: Preoperative and postoperative en face OCT images of the inner face of the macula were obtained from 20 eyes of 20 patients undergoing vitrectomy with ILM peeling...

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