Pars Plana Vitrectomy and Membrane PeelingVideo Type: CVideo
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Author: Sean Tsao
Schools: University of California Irvine
This video shows the fundamental steps of removing an epiretinal membrane.
Surgeon: Mitul Mehta M.D. M.S.
Video: Sean Tsao M.D.
Gavin Herbert Eye Institute, University of California Irvine
Pars Plana Vitrectomy and Membrane Peeling
23 gauge vitrectomy pack. Intravitreal triamcinolone and indocyanine green for staining of membranes.
Full ophthalmologic examination. Preoperative optical coherence tomography to assess macular contour.
Anatomy and Landmarks
Eye, vitreous, retina, macula.
Removal of epiretinal membrane. Improvement of visual acuity and reduction of distortion.
Inadvertent retinal touch.
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