Results of vitrectomy for breakthrough vitreous hemorrhage associated with age-related macular degeneration and polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy.

@article{Jung2010ResultsOV,
  title={Results of vitrectomy for breakthrough vitreous hemorrhage associated with age-related macular degeneration and polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy.},
  author={Jae Ho Jung and Ja Kyun Lee and Ji Eun Lee and Boo Sup Oum},
  journal={Retina},
  year={2010},
  volume={30 6},
  pages={865-73}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results of vitrectomy in patients with vitreous hemorrhage associated with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy (PCV). METHODS A retrospective review was conducted of consecutive cases of patients undergoing pars plana vitrectomy for nonclearing vitreous hemorrhage associated with neovascular AMD or PCV. RESULTS Twenty-four eyes of 23 patients were included. The mean length of time from the onset… CONTINUE READING