Fluorosilicone oil in the treatment of retinal detachment.

@article{Gremillion1990FluorosiliconeOI,
  title={Fluorosilicone oil in the treatment of retinal detachment.},
  author={Charles M. Gremillion and Gholam A. Peyman and K. R. Liu and Khayria Naguib},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={1990},
  volume={74 11},
  pages={643-6}
}
We evaluated the use of a heavier-than-water fluorinated silicone oil in the treatment of 30 selected cases of complicated retinal detachment from January 1988 to July 1989. Proliferative vitreoretinopathy grade C-2 or greater accounted for 19 cases, proliferative diabetic retinopathy with traction detachment for two cases, giant retinal tears five… CONTINUE READING