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Development of Full Thickness Macular Hole After Pars Plana Vitrectomy and Peeling of Epiretinal Membrane and Internal Limiting Membrane for Treatment of Idiopathic Lamellar Macular Hole

Advantages: To exhibit the characteristics of the idiopathic lamellar macular hole (ILMH) that evolves into full thickness macular hole (FTMH) after pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) and peeling of epiretinal membrane (ERM) and internal limiting membrane (ILM) and to discuss the indication and the timing of the surgical treatment. Methods: We report two cases of ILMH. Eyes underwent 23 gauge PPV and peeling of ERM and ILM with SF6 tamponade....

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Ocular Involvement in Systemic Sarcoidosis

Leyla S. Atmaca, MD (Ankara, Turkey), Elif Akmese, MD (Ankara, Turkey), Özlem Ö. Kumbasar, MD (Ankara, Turkey), Gökhan Çelik, MD (Ankara, Turkey) PURPOSE: To evaluate the incidence of ocular involvement in patients with systemic sarcoidosis. METHODS: Patients with sarcoidosis who were referred to our clinic from the Pulmonary Disease Department of Ankara University Faculty of Medicine for examination, to determine the presence of...

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