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Assessment of a Retinal Detachment

  • Ulrich Spandau
  • Zoran Tomic
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Abstract

A good and correct assessment of the detached retina is essential for surgical success. The retina behaves logical. And you need to understand this logic in order to become a successful vitreoretinal surgeon.

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Authors and Affiliations

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

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