Pars plana vitrectomy with and without peeling of the inner limiting membrane for diabetic macular edema.

@article{Patel2006ParsPV,
  title={Pars plana vitrectomy with and without peeling of the inner limiting membrane for diabetic macular edema.},
  author={Jignesh I Patel and Phillip G Hykin and Markus Schadt and Vy Luong and Fred F Fitzke and Zdenek J. Gregor},
  journal={Retina},
  year={2006},
  volume={26 1},
  pages={5-13}
}
PURPOSE A prospective, comparative, nonrandomized study to evaluate the efficacy of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) with and without inner limiting membrane (ILM) peeling for persistent diffuse clinically significant macular edema. METHODS Eighteen patients with persistent diffuse clinically significant macular edema despite laser photocoagulation were recruited for the study. Clinical assessment included determination of best-corrected visual acuity, fundus fluorescein angiography, optical… CONTINUE READING

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