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Spontaneous Resolution of Optic Pit Detachment in a Child: Case Report

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   The Optic Disc Pit (ODP) is a rare congenital defect of the optic nerve disc which involves the macular region in 75-93% of the affected adults, and more rarely in children. In our case report we studied the morphological variations in a 6 year old child with ODP associated with serous detachment of the neuroepithelium, intraretinal...

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My Way in Recurrent Optic Pit Maculopathy

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   My standard approach to macular detachment associated to optic pit is vitrectomy with posterior hyaloid removal, ILM peeling with or without laser temporal to optic nerve head and gas as a first line treatment. In case of recurrence of macular detachment, I usually use ILM flaps around the optic nerve head to use as a seal over the pit...

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Surgery for Optic Pit with Macular Schisis/Detachment

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Advantages: To demonstrate an effective technique towards successful optic pit surgery. Methods: 17 eyes were operated on between 1999-2013 17 eyes with vitrectomy, PVD, ILM-peeling, laser around the pit and gas tamponade. Follow-up was 42-3610 days (median 762). OCT-imaging was available for 11 cases (2003 and later). Two examples...

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Optic Pit Maculopathy. Is There a Role for Autologous Plasmin?

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Case report: To report an unexpected resolution of the optic pit maculopathy in a young adult after intravitreal injection of autologous plasmin. Pharmacological vitreolysis, also known as enzymatic vitrectomy utilizing autologous plasmin or microplasmin has been utilized in vitreomacular traction syndromes alone or as a coadjutant...

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Strategy for the Management of Optic Pit Maculopathy

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Advantages: To report the effectiveness of vitrectomy and adjunct procedures in the resolution of the serous retinal detachment secondary to optic pit. Methods: Eleven patients with macular detachment underwent three ports standard vitrectomy with induction of posterior vitreous detachment, ILM peeling, laser photocoagulation at the...

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Clinical Outcomes After PPV Without ILM Peeling and Laser Photocoagulation in Optic Pit RD

Media not available due to technical recording problems. EVRS is very sorry for the inconvenience.   Advantages: To evaluate visual and anatomical outcomes after surgical treatment of serous macular detachment associated with optic disc pit without using laser photocoagulation or internal limiting membrane peeling. Methods: 5 eyes of 5 patients with serous macular detachment associated with congenital optic disc pit have been...

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