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Endoscopy in VR diseases

Session Details

Session Title: Vitreoretinal Surgery I

Session Date/Time: Thursday 17/09/2015 | 08:30-10:30

Paper Time: 10:22

Venue: Apollon.

First Author: : M.Forlini ITALY

Co Author(s): :    C. Forlini              

Abstract Details

PURPOSE:To show the advantages of the use of endoscope in the various pathologies concerning the ocular bulb. The endoscopy represents the vision from the inside towards the outside, a completely new vision.


Domus Nova Hospital


Different kind od endoscope are used to do the below diagnostic and therapeutic approach 1.In case of opacity of the systems the endoscopy can be mono manual; it has to evaluate and explore and it’s very important in the treatment of the glaucoma. Importance in evaluating the ciliar bodies and the remain of some silicone bubbles after the removal.The advantage is evaluating the ciliar bodies before treating them. 2.Another important case of use of the endoscopy is for the evaluation of secondary IOL implants. In this case It’s useful before the surgery, then to evaluate the quality of the surgery during all the surgical steps and in the end to check the result of the implant.


It’s fundamental in case of opacity of dioptric system, but it can be used also in case of transparent dioptric system to explore unreachable areas through a frontal exploration.


The endoscopic treatment is usually safe and very effective in all the treatments previously explained. The use in the Surgery room is recommended in order to high the quality of the surgery and to do something unique.

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