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23 gauge PPV for closed funnel rhegmatogenous retinal detachment

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First Author: H.Khaqan PAKISTAN

Co Author(s):    H. Kiyani                             

Abstract Details



Purpose:

To attach the retina and rehabilitate the vision

Setting:

Department of Ophthalmology,Lahore General Hospital,Lahore

Methods:

360 degree encircling buckle done,23 gauge pars plana vitrectomy system set up ,funnel was opened by peeling the PVR membranes with end grasping forcep ,PFCL injected and remaining PVR membranes peeled,PFCL replaced by air,SRF was drained through itrogenic break and retina was flat under air,encircling 360 laser done and entotamponade of 5000cs silicone oil done.

Results:

Retina was flat in post operative first day and vision improved from PL to 6/36 .After 04 months silicone oil was removed and final best corrected vision at one year follow up was 6/36 in phakic eye.

Conclusions:

360 degree encircling buckle and peeling of all PVR membranes play the significant role in attachment of retina and good visual outcomes in cases of closed funnel retinal detachment

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