Complications of surgery for epiretinal membranes

  title={Complications of surgery for epiretinal membranes},
  author={Guy Donati and Anastasios D. Kapetanios and Constantin Jean Pournaras},
  journal={Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology},
· Purpose: Surgery has been successful in removing epiretinal membranes (ERM) from the macula, allowing some improvement in vision in 80–90% of patients; however, complications are relatively frequent. We conducted a retrospective study to evaluate the rate of peri- and postoperative complications and their influence on functional outcome of eyes having been operated on for ERM. · Material and methods: Preoperative findings, intraoperative and postoperative complications as final results of 70… CONTINUE READING


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