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Silicone Oil, Densiron 68®, and Oxane Hd® Removal

  • Ulrich Spandau
  • Heinrich Heimann
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Abstract

The following chapter describes the removal of silicone oil. The surgery is performed with a viewing system (BIOM). The removal of light silicone oil is technically and surgically easy, whereas the removal of heavy silicone oil (Densiron 68®) is a bit tricky.

Keywords

Silicone oil removal 

Supplementary material

Video 6.1

27G silicone oil removal (WMV 18148 kb)

Video 6.2

Densiron 68 removal with 25G (WMV 19055 kb)

Video 6.3

Silicone oil removal (WMV 53011 kb)

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© Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ulrich Spandau
    • 1
  • Heinrich Heimann
    • 2
  1. 1.University Eye HospitalUppsalaSweden
  2. 2.Royal Liverpool University HospitalLiverpoolUK

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