TITLE

İntraoküler Yabancı Cisim Ekstraksionu Sonucunda Dev Yırtık Oluşumu

AUTHOR(S)
BALIKOǦLU, Melike; TEKE, Mehmet Yasin; SARITEPE, Seher; NALÇACIOǦLU, Pınar; BAYINDIR, Esin; FIRAT, Esin
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Retina-Vitreus/Journal of Retina-Vitreous;Mar2007, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
young male patient with the left penetrating eye injury and intraocular foreign body was consulted to our clinic. His left visual acuity was 0.7-0.8. His right eye examination was normal and his visual acuity in the right eye was 1.0. At the fundus examination on the left eye a 3 mm intravitreal metalic foreign body was determined. His left eye underwent pars plana vitrectomy and extraction of the intraocular foreign body. At the end of first postoperative month, his left visual acuity was 0.8 and a giant tear was determined in this eye. In conclusion, after the pars plana vitrectomy surgery, the importance of evaluation of 360 degree periferal retina, vitreous base and sclerotomy sites especially with indentation was discussed.
ACCESSION #
28451734

 

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