vitrectomy

April 28, 2009

Retinal Tears and Retinal Detachments

Scleral buckles are being replaced by vitrectomy for repair of retinal detachments.
May 17, 2009

Vitrectomy: One Patient's Perspective

About a week after my recent cataract surgery, a very small blackout zone expanded to cover the lower half of my visual perspective over a period […]
November 9, 2009

Diabetes and Retinal Detachments

Though uncommon, diabetic retinal detachments can cause severe loss of vision and blindness. It is, usually, a preventable disease.
December 10, 2009

Sometimes You Just Need a Vitrectomy

Vitrectomy eye surgery is commonly used to remove blood in cases of vitreous hemorrhage. It is the basic operation of a retina specialist. Advanced proliferative diabetic retinopathy may require a vitrectomy operation for treatment.