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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Removal of internal limiting membranes (ILMs) is a potentially useful surgical approach to close an idiopathic macular hole… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
  • J. Gass
  • American journal of ophthalmology
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 23075446
PURPOSE To update the biomicroscopic classification and anatomic interpretations of the stages of development of age-related… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
  • J. Gass
  • Archives of ophthalmology
  • 1988
  • Corpus ID: 24233581
Evidence is presented that idiopathic senile macular hole is caused by focal shrinkage of the vitreous cortex in the foveal area… Expand
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