Macular translocation with chorioscleral outfolding: an experimental study.

@article{Kamei2001MacularTW,
  title={Macular translocation with chorioscleral outfolding: an experimental study.},
  author={M. Kamei and D. Roth and H. Lewis},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2001},
  volume={132 2},
  pages={
          149-55
        }
}
  • M. Kamei, D. Roth, H. Lewis
  • Published 2001
  • Medicine
  • American journal of ophthalmology
  • PURPOSE Macular translocation by chorioscleral infolding has been proposed as a surgical intervention for exudative age-related macular degeneration, but the surgery is unpredictable and can be associated with severe complications. We tested a new surgical technique, macular translocation with chorioscleral outfolding secured by neurosurgical clips. METHODS This was a prospective interventional study in two parts; the first in human cadaver eyes and the second in pigs. Chorioscleral infolding… CONTINUE READING
    13 Citations
    Macular translocation with chorioscleral outfolding: a pilot clinical study.
    • H. Lewis
    • Medicine
    • American journal of ophthalmology
    • 2001
    • 36
    Macular translocation with chorioscleral outfolding: 2-year results.
    • 12
    Limited macular translocation
    • 25
    • PDF
    Effect of experimental scleral shortening on axial length of the rabbit eye.
    • 1
    • PDF
    Pathologic myopia: where are we now?.
    • Y. Tano
    • Medicine
    • American journal of ophthalmology
    • 2002
    • 150

    References

    SHOWING 1-8 OF 8 REFERENCES
    Photodynamic therapy of subfoveal choroidal neovascularization: clinical and angiographic examples
    • 134