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SURGICAL REMOVAL OF EPIRETINAL MEMBRANE WITH AND WITHOUT REMOVAL OF INTERNAL LIMITING MEMBRANE: Comparative Study of Visual Acuity, Features of Optical Coherence Tomography, and Recurrence Rate.

Authors
  • De Novelli, Fernando J1
  • Goldbaum, Mauro1
  • Monteiro, Mario L R1
  • Bom Aggio, Fabio2
  • Takahashi, Walter Y1
  • 1 Division of Ophthalmology, University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil. , (Brazil)
  • 2 Department of Retina, Sadalla Amin Ghanem Hospital of Eyes, Joinville, Brazil. , (Brazil)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Publication Date
Dec 05, 2017
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000001983
PMID: 29215533
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

Epiretinal membrane removal with and without ILM peeling shows similar functional and anatomical improvements, but the group in which the ILM was not removed seemed to have a higher recurrence rate.

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