Peripheral retinal tears: classification, prevalence and principles of management.

Abstract

In summary, full-thickness peripheral retinal tear is classified in relationship to the vitreous base as intrabasal, juxtabasal and extrabasal. Each of these categories of full-thickness retinal tear is usually associated with characteristic lesions that are particularly likely to produce full-thickness retinal tears in the respective zones. In overall… (More)

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@article{Straatsma1980PeripheralRT, title={Peripheral retinal tears: classification, prevalence and principles of management.}, author={Bradley R. Straatsma}, journal={Australian journal of ophthalmology}, year={1980}, volume={8 4}, pages={275-9} }