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ERM with Unusual Foveolar Adhesion

Purpose: Epiretinal membranes (ERM) are collections of collagenous cells that occur on the inner surface of the central retina and can lead to visual changes because of their effect on the underlying retina. This ocular pathology was first described by Iwanoff in 1865, and it has been shown to be a relatively common entity, occurring in about 7% of the population. ERM occur more frequently in the older population and both sexes appear to...

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My Approach to Metallic IOFB

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Introduction: Ocular trauma associated with intraocular foreign bodies (IOFBs) is one of the major causes of visual impairment in young individuals. Various reports indicate that 18-41% of all open globe injuries involve at least one IOFB. IOFBs may become embedded in the retina posing a challenging situation for vitreoretinal...

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