Corneal Sensitivity After a Buckling or Encircling Operation for a Retinal Detachment

  • Jörg Draeger


It is not surprising that there is a damage to corneal sensitivity after surgical interventions on the anterior segment. In these cases there is usually a direct cutting of the sensory nerves. The Situation is different after an Operation for a retinal detachment in which changes in corneal sensitivity would not be anticipated.


Retinal Detachment Macular Hole High Myopia Scleral Buckle Corneal Sensitivity 


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© Springer-Verlag/Wien 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jörg Draeger
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  1. 1.Universitäts-Augenklinik HamburgFederal Republic of Germany

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