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Residual Vitreous Cortex at the Fovea During Vitrectomy for Primary Rhegmatogenous RD Repair

SCIENTIFIC POSTER 2016_Residual Vitreous Cortex at the Fovea During Vitrectomy for Primary Rhegmatogenous RD Repair Eun Hyung Cho Purpose: We investigated the effectiveness of the removal of the residual vitreous cortex in the fovea during vitrectomy for primary rhegmatogenous retinal detachment repair. Method: We retrospectively reviewed the chart and the operation video of the 50 patients (50 eyes) who underwent vitrectomy for retinal...

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Inverted ILM Flap Technique for MH in High Myopia: A Case Report

Purpose: To report the surgical technique and efficacy of the inverted internal limiting membrane (ILM) flap technique for an idiopathic macular hole (MH) in high myopia. Case presentation: A 47-year-old female with a full thickness macular hole with foveoschisis underwent pars plana vitrectomy with 23 gauge plus transconjunctival system, ILM peeling and SF6 gas tamponade. Axial length was 29.96mm and best corrected visual acuity was 0.06...

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Repeated Vitrectomy for Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Endophthalmitis After Cataract Surgery

A seventy-two-year-old woman was referred for treatment of endophthalmitis after cataract surgery. She underwent vitrectomy and vitreous culture, thus indicating Psuedomonas aeruginosa infection. Inflammatory material couldn’t be fully removed due to hazy operative field because of severe corneal edema. Waiting for corneal clearance, second vitrectomy was performed to remove preretinal and subretinal membrane. The repeated...

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