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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

Session Details

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

Purpose:

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

Setting:

Silesian Eye Treatment Centre ┼╗ory, Poland

Methods:

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

Results:

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.

Conclusions:

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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