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Posterior vitrectomy with laser therapy and gas endotamponade in the treatment of optic disc pit complications- long time to anatomic success

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Session Title: Vitreoretinal Surgery IV

Session Date/Time: Friday 27/09/2013 | 16:30-18:00

Paper Time: 16:38

Venue: Hall 3 (Level 0)

First Author: A.Cywinski POLAND

Co Author(s):    A. Piwonska Lobermajer   D. Ferda           

Abstract Details


Evaluation of anatomic and functional results after surgical intervention in patients with macular complications in optic disc pit .


Silesian Eye Treatment Centre ┼╗ory, Poland


10 eyes ( 4 males 5 females) were operated on because of retinoschisis and retinal detachment concomitant to optic disc pit.


Functional and anatomic success was achieved in every case. In two cases where surgery was made 4-5 months after "opening" of the optic disc pit needed second surgery because of macular hole formation. Resolving of retinoschisis took months.


Anatomic come back to normal view of the macula is a longlasting process and sometimes needs more surgeries than one in surgical treatment rapair of the optic disc pit complications.

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