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Limitless Internal Limiting Membrane

Internal Limiting Membrane (ILM) peeling is actually a common surgical procedure performed in different retinal disorders like epiretinal membrane, macular edema of various etiology, foveosquisis, macular hole or sub-ILM hemorrage. Current treatment of macular hole is vitrectomy associated to complete IML peeling or inverted IML flap technique. However, macular hole closure failure can occur in few cases after standard procedure. In the...

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Development of Angioid Streaks in Association with Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum: Report of 5 Cases

SCIENTIFIC POSTER_Jose Alberto Lemos Purpose: Angioid streaks are visible irregular crack-like dehiscences in an abnormal and calcified Bruch’s membrane that are associated with atrophic degeneration of the overlying retinal pigment epithelium. They appear as dark or reddish streaks originating from the optic disc, almost always bilaterally. Angioid streaks have been commonly associated with systemic conditions such as pseudoxanthoma...

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