Current Trends about Inner Limiting Membrane Peeling in Surgery for Epiretinal Membranes

  title={Current Trends about Inner Limiting Membrane Peeling in Surgery for Epiretinal Membranes},
  author={Francesco Semeraro and Francesco Morescalchi and Sarah Duse and Elena Gambicorti and Andrea Russo and Ciro Costagliola},
  booktitle={Journal of ophthalmology},
The inner limiting membrane (ILM) is the basement membrane of the Müller cells and can act as a scaffold for cellular proliferation in the pathophysiology of disorders affecting the vitreomacular interface. The atraumatic removal of the macular ILM has been proposed for treating various forms of tractional maculopathy in particular for macular pucker. In the last decade, the removal of ILM has become a routine practice in the surgery of the epiretinal membranes (ERMs), with good anatomical… CONTINUE READING


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