content top

Outcome of ILM Pedicle Graft – A New Technique for Persistent Macular Holes

ABSTRACT Purpose: To evaluate the anatomical and visual outcomes of a novel technique, ILM pedicle graft in patients with failed standard macular hole surgery with ILM peel. To evaluate anatomical and functional outcome, and assess the feasibility of surgical technique. Methods: Patients with refractory macular holes (Previous pars plana vitrectomy, standard ILM macular-rhexis, C2F6 gas and face down positioning), were treated with this...

Read More

Outcome of Vitreomacular Traction Syndrome: Natural Course vs Vitrectomy vs Ocriplasmin

SCIENTIFIC POSTER 2016_Outcome of Vitreomacular Traction Syndrome Natural Course vs Vitrectomy vs Ocriplasmin Constantinos Demosthenous Purpose: Posterior Vitreous Detachment (PVD) is a common eye condition related with the normal aging of vitreous gel. However, the presence of persistent vitreomacular adhesions exerting tractional forces may be associated with the disruption of foveal anatomy thereby causing symptoms of visual...

Read More

Vitrectomy for Floaters – Risks versus Benefits

Purpose: To review the outcome of small gauge vitrectomy for symptomatic floaters and compare risks versus benefits. Background: Floaters can be a symptomatic condition due to partial liquefaction of vitreous gel or accumulation of opacities in vitreous. Patients may complain of a variety of visual symptoms, which can be potentially disabling. This phenomenon may or may not be associated with posterior vitreous detachment (PVD) which is...

Read More

Vitrectomy / ILM Peel / Gas / No Laser for Optic Disc Pit Associated Macular Hole

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Purpose: To evaluate the efficacy of vitrectomy, ILM peel and gas tamponade without laser photocoagulation in a case of macular hole associated with optic disc pit. Case description: A 51 year old female presented with blurring of central vision in left eye for the last six months. BCVA RE 6/6, LE 6/60 and IOP was 16 mm Hg in either...

Read More
content top