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International Ophthalmology

, Volume 17, Issue 1, pp 43–46 | Cite as

Bimanual technique of subfoveal neovascular membrane removal in presumed ocular histoplasmosis

  • Gholam A. Peyman
  • Kwang J. Lee
  • Norman C. NelsonJr.
  • Patrick E. Ma
Section: New Developments, Products and Techniques

Abstract

We describe a bimanual technique of subfoveal neovascular membrane removal in a patient with presumed ocular histoplasmosis syndrome. His postoperative vision has improved from 20/400 to 20/100 at 3 months follow-up. No recurrence of the membrane was noted.

Key words

presumed ocular histoplasmosis syndrome subfoveal neovascular membrane membrane dissection bimanual technique wide-angle forceps 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gholam A. Peyman
    • 1
  • Kwang J. Lee
    • 1
  • Norman C. NelsonJr.
    • 1
  • Patrick E. Ma
    • 1
  1. 1.LSU Eye CenterLouisiana State University Medical Center School of MedicineNew Orleans

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