ABSTRACT

Aim:

To evaluate the efficacy and the safety of half dose triamcinolone in post cataract cystoid macular edema.

Methods:

We evaluated the data of 45 case with post cataract cystoid macular edema, treated with half dose triamcinolone.

Results:

There is a acute significant reduction in central macular thickness and an improvement in visual acuity in cases with post cataract cystoid macular edema.

Conclusion:

The use of Triamcinole half dose can be used as a primary treatment in post cataract cystoid macular edema with no significant side effects.


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Venizeleio Hospital
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