Results of silicone oil injection in massive preretinal retraction.

  title={Results of silicone oil injection in massive preretinal retraction.},
  author={R H B Grey and Peter K. Leaver},
  journal={Transactions of the ophthalmological societies of the United Kingdom},
  volume={97 2},
A series of 69 eyes in which silicone oil injection was used to treat retinal detachment with massive preretinal retraction was reviewed with respect to retinal re-attachment and visual function. The selection of patients for treatment with silicone oil injection was influenced by the poor prognosis with conventional methods, the high incidence of postoperative complications after silicone oil injection, and the prognosis of the fellow eye. Although silicone oil injection is not an ideal method… CONTINUE READING

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