Complications of Silicone oil

  • P. K. Leaver
Part of the FIDIA Research Series book series (FIDIA, volume 2)


Since the introduction by Paul Cibis of silicone-oil as an agent for intraocular tamponade in human eyes, the complications associated with its use have been widely reported.


Intraocular Pressure Anterior Chamber Retinal Toxicity Posterior Chamber Intraocular Lens Posterior Lens Capsule 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. K. Leaver
    • 1
  1. 1.Moorfields Eye HospitalLondonUSA

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