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Surgical Treatments in Uveitis

  • E. Mitchel Opremcak


Uncontrolled, chronic, or severe forms of uveitis often result in structural damage to the various intraocular tissues. Sequelae common to all forms of uveitis include glaucoma, synechiae, cataract, pupillary membranes, vitreous opacification, epiretinal membranes, subretinal neovascular membranes, macular edema and retinal detachment (Table 6.1). Many of these complications can be treated surgically.


Retinal Detachment Macular Hole Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis Cystoid Macular Edema Epiretinal Membrane 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Mitchel Opremcak
    • 1
  1. 1.The Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA

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