Outcome of smooth surface tunnel porous polyethylene orbital implants (Medpor SST) in children with retinoblastoma.

@article{Choi2013OutcomeOS,
  title={Outcome of smooth surface tunnel porous polyethylene orbital implants (Medpor SST) in children with retinoblastoma.},
  author={Youn Joo Choi and Chaerin Park and Hyun Chul Jin and Ho-kyung Choung and Min Joung Lee and Namju Kim and Sang In Khwarg and Young Suk Yu},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2013},
  volume={97 12},
  pages={1530-3}
}
AIM To evaluate the surgical outcome after the insertion of smooth surface tunnel porous polyethylene orbital implants (Medpor SST) in children with retinoblastoma. METHODS 44 consecutive children with retinoblastoma who underwent primary enucleation and Medpor SST implantation at Seoul National University Hospital from November 2004 to August 2009, with at least 24 months of follow-up were included. A retrospective review of cases was performed. RESULTS Mean age at the time of surgery was… CONTINUE READING