Minimally invasive transconjunctival surgery has advantages

Charters, Lynda; Iranmanesh, Reza
September 2005
Ophthalmology Times;9/15/2005, Vol. 30 Issue 18, p66
Trade Publication
Discusses the findings of a study conducted by Reza Iranmanesh and colleagues about the advantages of twenty-three gauge sutureless transconjunctival pars plana vitrectomy. Minimal invasiveness of the surgery; Comparison of advantages between twenty-three and twenty-five gauge surgery; Eye conditions of patients considered for the surgery; Less flexibility of instruments and more versatility of forceps used in the surgery.


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