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What If There Was a Macular Hole ?

Edited Film Nilufer Kocak, Taylan Ozturk, Mahmut Kaya, Suleyman Kaynak, Turkey A 65-year-old man presented with bullous retinal detachment (RD) located on temporal retinal quadrant. Macular region could not be seen properly because of the elevated bullous RD. Primary vitrectomy surgery had been performed in this case instead of conventional detachment surgery with the implantation of an encircling band. During the pars plana vitrectomy...

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A Rare Cause of Acute Onset Visualization Problems During Vitreoretinal Surgery

Edited Film Nilufer Kocak, Taylan Ozturk, Mahmut Kaya, Suleyman Kaynak, Turkey Surgical videos of two consecutive patients underwent vitreoretinal surgery, in which a serious visualization problem was occured during such surgery due to acute onset corneal epithelial bullae formation were presented. In the first case, proper visualization could be achieved after the peeling of corneal epithelium, and surgery could be able to continue...

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Intravitreal Ranibizumab Monotherapy in Naive Eyes with Myopic Choroidal Neovascularisation

ABSTRACT Purpose: To report the results anatomical and visual outcomes of intravitreal ranibizumab (IVR) monotherapy in naive eyes with myopic choroidal neovascularization (mCNV). Material & Methods: Retrospective analysis of naive CNV secondary to myopia that underwent antivascular endothelial growth factor monotherapy was performed. Collected data included demographic details, clinical examination details including visual acuity at...

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Refractory Subfoveal Subretinal Fluid in Neovascular ARMD: Is There a Protective Effect on Good Visual Acuity?

Purpose: To investigate the functional outcome of eyes with neovascular age-related macular degeneration (nAMD) treated with ranibizumab which retain good visual acuity despite chronic, persistent subretinal fluid (SRF). Methods: This retrospective, interventional case series included 12 eyes of 11 patients with nAMD which have (mean age, 70.2 years; range, 58 to 78 years) persistent SRF despite anti-VEGF therapy, and good long-term visual...

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Trans-Scleral Sutured Aniridia Lens Implantation in Vitrectomised Eyes with Substantial Iris Defect Due to Trauma

Nilufer Koçak, Suleyman Kaynak, Zeynep Ozbek, Hakan F. Oner, Aylin Yaman, Guray Cingil Turkey Purpose: To discuss trans-scleral sutured aniridia lens implantation in vitrectomised eyes with substantial iris defect due to trauma. Setting: Department of Ophthalmology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir-TURKEY Methods: Two eyes of two patients were described .Case 1: 46-year-old male had undorgone corneal perforation reparation...

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