Autologous Neurosensory Retinal Free Flap for Closure of Refractory Myopic Macular Holes.

@article{Grewal2016AutologousNR,
  title={Autologous Neurosensory Retinal Free Flap for Closure of Refractory Myopic Macular Holes.},
  author={Dilraj Singh Grewal and Tamer Hanafy Mahmoud},
  journal={JAMA ophthalmology},
  year={2016},
  volume={134 2},
  pages={
          229-30
        }
}
  • Dilraj Singh Grewal, Tamer Hanafy Mahmoud
  • Published in JAMA ophthalmology 2016
  • Medicine
  • Macular holes (MHs) in highly myopic patients often develop at a younger age and may be associated with foveoschisis and a posterior retinal detachment (RD), which portend a poorer prognosis. [...] Key Method Surgical Technique A woman in her 50s, with −15-diopter myopia, had undergone a PPV with ILM peel for MH 6 months prior that was complicated by a refractory MH and the development of RD postoperatively. She subsequently underwent a scleral buckle and PPV for RD repair with silicone oil endotamponade…Expand Abstract

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