[Intravitreal injection of triamcinolone acetonide for cystoid macular edema resistant to vitreous surgery].

@article{Inoue2004IntravitrealIO,
  title={[Intravitreal injection of triamcinolone acetonide for cystoid macular edema resistant to vitreous surgery].},
  author={Makoto Inoue and Norihiro Nagai and Hajime Shinoda and Kei Shinoda and Shizuaki Kitamura and Yoshihisa Oguchi},
  journal={Nippon Ganka Gakkai zasshi},
  year={2004},
  volume={108 2},
  pages={92-7}
}
PURPOSE To report the efficacy of intravitreal injection of triamcinolone acetonide(TA) for cystoid macular edema remaining after vitreous surgery. METHODS Eight eyes of 7 patients aged from 32 to 84 years old were studied. The original diseases that caused macular edema were central retinal vein occlusion in 2 eyes, branch retinal vein occlusion in one eye, Irvine-Gass syndrome in 2 eyes, and diabetic retinopathy in 3 eyes. 4 mg of TA was injected intravitreally and visual acuity and foveal… CONTINUE READING