Macular Holes

Known as: Macular hole, holes macular, hole macular 
A hole in the macula of the retina.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE Large macular holes usually have an increased risk of surgical failure. Up to 44% of large macular holes remain open… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To compare results of surgery for idiopathic macular hole with and without internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To establish the sequence of events leading from vitreofoveal traction to full-thickness macular hole formation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To prospectively assess the risks and benefits of vitrectomy surgery for eyes with stage 3 or 4 macular holes. DESIGN… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE To assess the potential of a new diagnostic technique called optical coherence tomography for imaging macular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
PURPOSE To assess the potential of a new diagnostic technique called optical coherence tomography (OCT) for diagnosing and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
PURPOSE To update the biomicroscopic classification and anatomic interpretations of the stages of development of age-related… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND To surgically treat patients with macular holes, the authors previously reported both anatomic (re-attachment) and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Idiopathic macular holes are generally considered an untreatable condition. We used modern vitrectomy techniques to evaluate two… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Evidence is presented that idiopathic senile macular hole is caused by focal shrinkage of the vitreous cortex in the foveal area… (More)
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