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Microsurgical technique for drainage of subretinal fluid with the aid of a sclerotomy retractor.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  876075     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In order to open the scleral incision during the whole length of microsurgical drainage of the subretinal fluid, a simple retractor was designed which allows the edges of the sclerotomy wound to spread out without the additional help of the surgeon's or assistant's hands. By elevating the instrument, traction release of subretinal fluid is also possible, even in areas far behind the equator.
Authors:
J Gartner
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Modern problems in ophthalmology     Volume:  18     ISSN:  0077-0078     ISO Abbreviation:  Mod Probl Ophthalmol     Publication Date:  1977  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1977-08-25     Completed Date:  1977-08-25     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1270475     Medline TA:  Mod Probl Ophthalmol     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  344-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Drainage / methods*
Humans
Microsurgery / methods*
Retina
Retinal Detachment / surgery*
Sclera / surgery*
Surgical Instruments*
Vitreous Body*

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