Intravitreal injection of hyaluronidase cannot induce posterior vitreous detachment in the rabbit.

@article{Hikichi2000IntravitrealIO,
  title={Intravitreal injection of hyaluronidase cannot induce posterior vitreous detachment in the rabbit.},
  author={Taiichi Hikichi and Masanori Kado and Akiko Yoshida},
  journal={Retina},
  year={2000},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={195-8}
}
PURPOSE To investigate whether intravitreal injection of hyaluronidase can induce posterior vitreous detachment (PVD) in the rabbit. METHODS One eye each of 12 New Zealand white rabbits received intravitreal injection via the pars plana of 20 IU of hyaluronidase (0.1 mL reconstituted in sterile balanced salt solution [BSS]) into the midvitreous cavity. The fellow eye of each rabbit received a vitreous injection of 0.1 mL of BSS. At 3 and 6 months after intravitreal injection, four and eight… CONTINUE READING