Pars plana vitrectomy with silicone oil tamponade in failed scleral buckle surgery


Uney G. O. , Acar M. A. , Unlu N., Hazirolan D., Yalniz-Akkaya Z., Ornek F.

CANADIAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY-JOURNAL CANADIEN D OPHTALMOLOGIE, vol.51, no.5, pp.331-335, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jcjo.2016.02.021
  • Journal Name: CANADIAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY-JOURNAL CANADIEN D OPHTALMOLOGIE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.331-335

Abstract

Objective: This study aimed to evaluate the anatomical and functional outcomes of secondary pars plane vitrectomy (PPV) after failed sclera! buckling (SB) surgery and to compare it with primary PPV for rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RRD), including complicated proliferative vitreoretinopathy cases.