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Total and Chronic Retinal Detachment

  • Ulrich Spandau
  • Zoran Tomic
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Abstract

Advanced retinal detachments require advanced surgical procedures. A vitrectomy with gas tamponade is not sufficient here. Instead you have to add a scleral buckling procedure, retinotomy, and silicone oils to your armamentarium.

Reference

  1. 1.
    Kreissig I. A practical guide to minimal surgery for retinal detachment. Stuttgart: Thieme; 2000. ISBN: 9783131606914CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ulrich Spandau
    • 1
  • Zoran Tomic
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyUppsala University HospitalUppsalaSweden

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