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AIMS To determine the intraoperative and postoperative complications and visual outcome of eyes undergoing cataract extraction after previous retinal detachment repair by pars plana vitrectomy (PPV). METHODS Retrospective analysis of 72 patients who had cataract extraction by phacoemulsification having had retinal detachment repair by vitrectomy and(More)
Six elderly patients are described (age range 76-86 years) in whom a characteristic peripheral suppurative keratitis developed 1-36 months after uncomplicated cataract surgery. A corneal section had been used in all patients and four or five interrupted nylon sutures were present at the time of onset. Streptococcus pneumoniae was cultured from a corneal(More)
AIMS A study of ophthalmic molluscum contagiosum infection was undertaken to define its clinical presentation and immunopathological features. METHODS Retrospective analysis of 35 cases of histologically proved molluscum contagiosum infection was carried out. Diagnosis was delayed in 40% of cases resulting in repeated clinic visits. RESULTS Twenty one(More)
PURPOSE To compare the anatomical and functional outcomes after primary idiopathic epiretinal membrane (ERM) peeling with or without internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling. DESIGN A two-centre randomised, controlled clinical trial with 12 months of follow-up. METHODS One hundred and two eyes of 102 patients were included in the analysis and were(More)
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