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We performed surgical scleral buckling with an encircling band to prevent retinal detachment in twenty eyes with severe ocular injury (three contusions, seventeen penetrating eye injuries including twelve eyes with intraocular foreign bodies). All surgical buckling were performed during the two weeks following the injury. The purpose of this surgical(More)
The surgical treatment of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment, has considerably improved. But there are still a lot of failures, at least after the first surgical procedure. Out of a group of 320 retinal detachments, a one stage surgical procedure allowed the retina to reattach in 84% of cases. Out of the 51 failures, we defined 2 subgroups: the early(More)
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