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Inverted ILM Flap for the Treatment of Myopic MH

Purpose: To describe the functional and anatomical results of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) with inverted internal limiting membrane (ILM) flap for the treatment of macular holes with or without retinal detachment (RD) in highly myopic eyes. Methods: Twenty-nine eyes affected by macular hole, associated (n=6) or not (n=23) with retinal detachment in high myopia (average axial length 26.80 mm) underwent PPV with inverted ILM...

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A Polymer-based Interface Restores Light Sensitivity in Rat Blind Retinas

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x168qgq Purpose: Sight restoration is one of the new frontiers for prosthetic devices that enable the electrical stimulation o f neurons. In particular, diseases that affect the retinal pigment epithelium and photoreceptors but preserve the inner retinal layers are preferential targets for implantation of visual prostheses. We recently discovered that primary neurons can be successfully grown onto a...

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Combined Therapy for Recurrent Macular Edema Following RVO

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xukzpn http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xuk625 Purpose: To report 4 cases of recurrence of macular edema (ME) after treatment with dexamethasone intravitreal implant 0.7 mg (Ozurdex; Allergan, Inc, Irvine, CA) in patients with ME following branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO) or central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO). Methods: Retrospective case-report. Results: 4 subjects suffering from ME following both...

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Bleb-like Syndrome After Sclera Buckle Surgery for Retinal Detachment

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xnmnzo http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xnngor Maria Chiara Freno*, Maurizio Mete, Grazia Pertile (Negrar, Italy) Background: Small bleb-like subretinal lesions (bleb-like syndrome) have been shown to be a relatively common finding after scleral buckling (SB) for retinal detachment (RD), while it is very uncommon after pars plana vitrectomy (PPV). Although bleb-like lesions were previously reported as small...

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Vitreoretinal Surgery for Retinal Detachment in Retinal capillary Hemangioma (RCH)

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xo92d9 http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xo96f4 Maurizio Mete*, Grazia Pertile (Negrar, Italy) Retinal capillary haemangioma (RCH) is one of the most common expressions of Von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) disease. In case of small- or medium-sized RCHs (up to 2 disk diameters), the standard treatment remains laser photocoagulation or cryotherapy. Various treatments have been proposed such as brachytherapy, external...

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Management of Massive Suprachoroidal Hemorrhage

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xn6rkh Grazia Pertile, Maurizio Mete (Negrar, Italy) Advantages: 2 steps management of massive suprachoroidal haemorrhage permits to reduce the risk of severe PVR. Methods: During the development of a massive suprachoroidal haemorrhage the vitreous is pressed anteriorly and that can cause its incarceration in the surgical incisions, it can remain trapped in the anterior chamber or it may stick on the...

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