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Lens-Sparing Vitrectomy (LSV) for ROP Stage 4A and B

  • Ulrich Spandau
  • Sang Jin Kim
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Abstract

This chapter is about lens-sparing vitrectomy for ROP disease. First the physiology of a neonate eye, the type of retinal detachment and the timing of surgery is explained and then the surgery is described step-by-step. Several videos are included.

Keywords

Lens-sparing vitrectomy Vitrectomy ROP 

Supplementary material

Video 21.1

Insertion of trocars (WMV 13473 kb)

Video 21.2

Vitrectomy for ROP stage 4B RE (WMV 152806 kb)

Video 21.3

Vitrectomy for ROP stage 4A LE (WMV 190060 kb)

Video 21.4

Bilateral vitrectomy for ROP stage 4A and 4B (long audio) (WMV 75850 kb)

Video 21.5

ROP stage 4B (very short) (WMV 4655 kb)

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ulrich Spandau
    • 1
  • Sang Jin Kim
    • 2
  1. 1.OphthalmologyUniversity of Uppsala OphthalmologyUppsalaSweden
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologySamsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan UniversitySeoulSouth Korea

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