Two Cases of Severe Degeneration of the Macula Following Vitrectomy with Indocyanine Green-Assisted Internal Limiting Membrane Peeling for Idiopathic Macular Hole
Junji Inoue, Toshiro Sakuma, Masatoshi Kiyokawa, Yasuhiko Kobayashi, Hiroshi Takebayashi, Atsushi Mizota*, Minoru Tanaka
Identifiers and Pagination:Year: 2008
First Page: 27
Last Page: 30
Publisher Id: TOOPHTJ-2-27
Article History:Received Date: 1/1/2008
Revision Received Date: 23/1/2008
Acceptance Date: 24/1/2008
Electronic publication date: 15/2/2008
Collection year: 2008
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We describe three eyes of two cases of severe degeneration of the macula following vitrectomy with indocyanine green-assisted internal limiting membrane peeling for idiopathic macular hole. We need to remember the possibility of these complications and have to select the procedures that are safest to use for macular hole surgery.