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ALLMedicine™ Macular Hole Center

Research & Reviews  779 results

Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.); Chou HD, Teh WM et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - To report the outcomes of the peeling and internal limiting membrane (ILM) reposition (PAIR) technique in myopic foveoschisis. A retrospective case series of eyes with myopic foveoschisis that underwent vitrectomy and PAIR. Visual acuity, fundus p...

Proteomics and phosphoproteomics analysis of vitreous in idiopathic epiretinal membrane...
Proteomics. Clinical Applications; Sun C, Zou H et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - The purpose of the present study was to characterize the idiopathic epiretinal membrane (iERM) through proteomics and phosphoproteomics analysis to facilitate the diagnosis and treatment of iERM. The vitreous of 25 patients with an iERM and 15 pat...

Acute Onset Endophthalmitis Following Bilateral Upper and Lower Eyelid Blepharoplasty.
Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Venincasa MJ, Shoji MK et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - A 59-year-old woman presented with iritis and uveitis in the OD approximately 3 weeks after she underwent a bilateral upper and lower blepharoplasty by an outside oculoplastic specialist. Examination revealed a visual acuity of hand motion in the ...

Octafluoropropane Gas Bubble Within Macular Hole After Attempted Repair.
JAMA Ophthalmology; Adam MK, Podesto E

Apr 22nd, 2022 - Octafluoropropane Gas Bubble Within Macular Hole After Attempted Repair.|2022|Adam MK,Podesto E,|adverse effects,diagnosis,etiology,surgery,adverse effects,

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Clinicaltrials.gov  33 results

Damages From Macular Grasping During Vitrectomy Comparing Traditional and 3D Microscope

Mar 31st, 2022 - Randomized, prospective, descriptive and comparative clinical study. The comparison is between a group of patients affected by macular pucker or macular hole, whose macular peeling is performed using a traditional optical microscope (Leica F40) - ...

Double Flap Technique for Macular Hole

Mar 8th, 2022 - Recently, it is agreed to close the macular hole with the retinal innermost layer; which is called internal limiting membrane (ILM), in most cases, the hole closes. But, sometimes the ILM single flap might displace resulting in a persistent hole. ...

Measuring Subjective Quality of Vision and Metamorphopsia Before and After Epiretinal Membrane and Macular Hole Surgery

Dec 29th, 2021 - Metamorphopsia is a visual symptom in which straight lines appear distorted, for example a vertical window blind may appear wavy which can affect quality of vision. Metamorphopsia is a common symptom in retinal conditions such as epiretinal membra...

Air Tamponade and Non-supine Positioning in Macular Hole Surgery.

Sep 28th, 2021 - This is a prospective, multicenter, randomized non-inferiority trial, where the macular hole closure rate with intraocular air tamponade is compared to the closure rate with gas tamponade.The patients are randomized to receive either air or gas (2...

Position Related Changes in Macular Hole Morphology Before and After Surgery

Sep 28th, 2021 - Macular hole is a full thickness retinal defect in the very centre of the retina that gives the sharpest vision. The condition causes a substantial deterioration of visual acuity, and operative measures are necessary in order to close the defect a...

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News  19 results

Not Every Full-Thickness Macular Hole Needs Surgical Repair

May 12th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Some full-thickness macular holes (FTMH) can close without surgery, according to a new case series. "We found that small holes - under 200 microns in diameter - can close within a few months, traumatic macular holes can...

Is Face-Down Positioning After Macular Hole Surgery Still Needed?

Jan 6th, 2021 - Among retina surgeons, there is an ongoing debate around the value and necessity of face-down positioning after macular hole surgery. Historically, patients with macular hole surgery would be positioned face down for 2-3 weeks, although the number...

Retina Surgery: Innovation Is Key

Aug 22nd, 2017 - A surgical innovation is defined as a quantum improvement in the treatment of a particular disease or group of diseases, and it is usually developed by an individual or a small group working together, said John Thompson, MD, of the Wilmer Eye Inst...

Drawn to Innovation? Then Set Your Sights on Ophthalmology

Mar 6th, 2017 - The Possibility of Restoring Sight It is a privilege to care for people's eyes. Vision is incredibly important. Cover your eyes with your hands and imagine living in the dark, permanently. Certainly, many blind people lead happy, healthy, and prod...

Safe to Just Observe Mild Vitreomacular Adhesion?

Oct 16th, 2014 - Clinical Course of Vitreomacular Adhesion Managed by Initial Observation John VJ, Flynn HW, Smiddy WE, et al Retina. 2014;34:442-446 Study Summary Vitreomacular adhesion (VMA) can lead to reduced visual acuity, metamorphopsia, photopsia, and micro...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →