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Vitreoretinal Surgery Summary

Description: Specialized ophthalmic technique used in the surgical repair and or treatment of disorders that include retinal tears or detachment; MACULAR HOLES; hereditary retinal disease; AIDS-related retinal infections; ocular tumors; MACULAR DEGENERATION; DIABETIC RETINOPATHY; and UVEITIS.

Also Known As: Surgeries, Vitreoretinal; Surgery, Vitreoretinal; Vitreoretinal Surgeries

Networked: 486 relevant articles (33 outcomes, 34 trials/studies) for this Therapy

Key Diseases for which Vitreoretinal Surgery is Relevant

  1. Cataract (Cataracts) : 7 outcomes 3 studies in 53 results
  2. Retinal Detachment (Retinal Detachments) : 6 outcomes 11 studies in 140 results
  3. Diabetic Retinopathy (Retinopathy, Diabetic) : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 35 results
  4. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 50 results
  5. Retinoschisis (Retinoschisis, Juvenile) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 5 results
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Drugs Related to Vitreoretinal Surgery

  1. Retinaldehyde (Retinal)
  2. Trypan Blue
  3. Fibrinolysin
  4. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids)
  5. Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin (Heparin, Low Molecular Weight)
  6. Fibrin
  7. Ketorolac Tromethamine (Acular)
  8. Transforming Growth Factor beta (TGF-beta)
  9. Meperidine (Pethidine)
  10. Ketoprofen (Orudis)
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Therapies Related to Vitreoretinal Surgery

  1. Phacoemulsification
  2. Lasers (Laser)
  3. Light Coagulation
  4. Cataract Extraction
  5. Intraocular Lens Implantation
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