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Comparative Evaluation of Vitrectomy Peeling with vs without Triamcinolone for Idiopathic ERM

Purpose: Compare anatomical and functional results of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) with peeling of the internal limiting membrane (ILM) with and without per-operative intravitreal injection of triamcinolone for the treatment of idiopathic macular epiretinal membrane (IMEM). Setting: The intravitreal triamcinolone is used by some surgeons as a co-adjuvant to surgical treatment of idiopathic epiretinal membranes; however, to date little...

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Keep it Simple in Luxated IOLs or Crystalline Lens

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   There are different ways to deal with luxated or subluxated intraocular lens (IOL) or crystalline lens and we argue that the use of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) combined with anterior chamber IOL implant (Artisan ®¸ 6 mm) is the best way to deal with these cases based on our results. We did a retrospective study of 26 consecutive cases...

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Weird Embolus in a Patient with Mechanical Mitral Prosthesis

RETINA PHOTO_Monica Loureiro Color fundus photo of right eye with inferior branch retinal artery occlusion by an embolus, whose characteristics may represent prosthesis material?

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