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Managing Giant Retinal Tears 2 Cases Report

Managing Giant Retinal Tears 2 Cases Report ABSTRACT Introduction: Retinal detachments with giant retinal tears (GRT) pose a significant challenge, even to the most experienced vitreoretinal specialists. The extent of the primary lesion complicates management and tamponade choices, carrying the risk of the flap folding over post-operatively and re-detaching the retina. The authors present two cases of a retinal detachment with giant...

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Treatment of Posterior Retinal Tears

Treatment of Posterior Retinal Tears CONTACT DETAILS Stanislao Rizzo Florence, Italy Email :...

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Primary Vitrectomy Without Buckling for Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment: Failure Analysis and Its Causes Over 195 Consecutive Cases

Primary Vitrectomy Without Buckling for Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment: Failure Analysis and Its Causes Over 195 Consecutive Cases ABSTRACT Over the last ten years there has been a trend towards the treatment of Reghmatogenous Retinal Detachments (RRDs) with vitrectomy without buckling, as the primary procedure. Supported by numerous publications the addition of an encircling buckle at the initial surgery seems not to be useful....

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27 Gauge Limited Vitrectomy with Gas Tamponade (Surgical Pneumoretinopexy) in the Management of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment

27 Gauge Limited Vitrectomy with Gas Tamponade (Surgical Pneumoretinopexy) in the Management of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment ABSTRACT Advantages: Pneumoretinopexy is a surgical procedure in which expansile gas is used to close retinal breaks in management of Retinal Detachment (RD) and has a single surgery success rate of only 75%. Pneumoretinopexy has limitations that it cannot be done if breaks are inferior, if multiple breaks are...

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Management of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment with no Detectable Breaks During Pars Plana Vitrectomy

Management of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment with no Detectable Breaks During Pars Plana Vitrectomy ABSTRACT Management of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment with no detectable breaks during pars plana vitrectomy Successful treatment of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RRD) mainly hinges on localizing and closing the causative the causative retinal tear(s). Though in most cases, localizing the retinal tear is usually feasible by...

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Is Intraoperative 360° Prophylactic Endolaser Photocoagulation Need in the Treatment of Uncomplicated Retinal Detachment ?

Is Intraoperative 360° Prophylactic Endolaser Photocoagulation Need in the Treatment of Uncomplicated Retinal Detachment ? ABSTRACT Purpose: The aim of this study was to demonstrate whether intraoperative 360° prophylactic endolaser photocoagulation is needed for the treatment of uncomplicated retinal detachment or not. Setting: This prospective, randomized, comparative and interventional study included 50 consecutive patients who...

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