Validity of Scleral Surgery for the Treatment of Vitreo-Retinal Tractions and Proliferations

  • Mario R. Pannarale
Conference paper
Part of the FIDIA Research Series book series (FIDIA, volume 2)


Scleral indentation techniques can be used not only to close retinal breaks but also to reduce vitreo-retinal tractions and retractions. To a certain extent proper applications of scleral indentations can sometimes avoid or at least restrict the use of vitreous surgery.


Retinal Detachment Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy Ocular Hypertension Retinal Break Choroidal Detach 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mario R. Pannarale
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  1. 1.Clinica Oculistica IUniversità ‘La Sapienza’RomaItaly

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