Management of Postvitrectomy Diabetic Vitreous Hemorrhage
Following diabetic vitrectomy the vitreous cavity can become hazy and opaque with blood. The postvitrectomy vitreous cavity blood can originate from dispersion of residual previtrectomy blood released by the peripheral formed vitreous skirt, or from additional bleeding following vitrectomy from various sources such as residual fundus neovascularization, pars plana entry sites, and iris neovascularization. In most cases an obvious source of this blood cannot be identified.
KeywordsRetinal Detachment Vitreous Hemorrhage Vitreous Cavity Exchange Procedure Indirect Ophthalmoscopy
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