Radical vitrectomy and silicone-oil injection in the treatment of proliferative vitreoretinopathy following retinal detachment

@article{Stilma1986RadicalVA,
  title={Radical vitrectomy and silicone-oil injection in the treatment of proliferative vitreoretinopathy following retinal detachment},
  author={Jan Sietse Stilma and R R Koster and Relja Zivojnovi{\'c}},
  journal={Documenta Ophthalmologica},
  year={1986},
  volume={64},
  pages={109-116}
}
Eighteen consecutive patients with preliferative vitreoretinopathy following retinal detachment were treated with radical pars-plana vitrectomy and silicone oil injection. At least 6 months follow-up demonstrated fully attached retinas in 12 patients, partly attached retinas in 3 patients and primary failure in 3 patients. The visual fields revealed serious defects in 50% of those patients with attached retinas. The expected complications such as cataract (100%), glaucoma, corneal… CONTINUE READING
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