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Management of Pseudopakic Retinal Detachments

Ron A Adelman, Adarsh V Arya, Curtis L Hagedorn (New Haven, CT, USA) Purpose: To study the success rate of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) versus scleral buckle (SB) in the management of pseudophakic retinal detachments (RDs). Design: Meta-analysis of published studies from 1966 to 2004 regarding surgical treatment of pseudophakic RDs. Two thousand two hundred thirty eyes: 1579 operated by SB, 457 by PPV, and 194 by the combined method of PPV...

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Pseudophakic Retinal Detachment Surgery by 23 G Vitrectomy, Using Slit-lamp and Non-contact 90D Lens

Etienne H. Bovey, Jean-Antoine Pournaras (Lausanne, Switzerland) Purpose: To describe a new technique of surgery for pseudophakic retinal detachment, using 23G vitrectomy, slit-lamp and non-contact 90D lens. Methods: 42 pseudophakic eyes with retinal detachment were analyzed retrospectively. They were operated on by 23G vitrectomy, transconjunctival cryocoagulation, and internal tamponade with gas (37 cases) or silicone oil (5 cases)....

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Pseudophakic Retinal Detachment – A Retrospective Audit

T E Jackson, D Rathore, A B Callear (Shrewsbury, UK) Introduction: Pseudophakic retinal detachment is a serious complication of cataract surgery with an estimated incidence of 0.6-1.7% in the first postoperative year. The management of pseudophakic retinal detachment can be challenging as the tears are often small and anteriorly placed and the peripheral view may be limited by anterior or posterior capsular fibrosis and lens edge...

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Advantages and Inconveniences of the Cryo-gas Vitrectomy in the Treatment of Pseudophakic Retinal Detachment

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/videos/Advantages-and-Inconveniences-of-the-Cryo-gas-Vitrectomy-in-the-Treatment-of-Pseudophakic-Retinal-Detachment.flv Jean-Paul Amar, MD (Cannes, France) SYNOPSIS The use of cryo-gas vitrectomy with two open doors helped by the per-op slit lamp allows the overall treatment of retinal detachment while lowering the usual complications of vitrectomy.

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Advantages and Inconveniences of the Cryo-Gas Vitrectomy in the Treatment of Pseudophakic Retinal Detachment

Advantages and Inconveniences of the Cryo-Gas Vitrectomy in the Treatment of Pseudophakic Retinal Detachment

Jean-Paul Amar, MD (Cannes, France) SYNOPSIS The use of cryo-gas vitrectomy with two open doors helped by the per-op slit lamp allows the overall treatment of retinal detachment while lowering the usual complications of vitrectomy. ...

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