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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

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.