Fibrosis and Traction Following Traction Retinal Detachment Repair

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    • By Sophia El Hamichi, MD
      Murray Ocular Oncology and Retina
      Co-author(s): Timothy G Murray, MD, Murray Ocular Oncology and Retina; Audina M Berrocal, MD, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
    • Uploaded on Oct 13, 2020.
    • Last modified by Caroline Bozell on Oct 15, 2020.
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    Retina and Choroid
    Condition/keywords
    pars plana vitrectomy (PPV), post-op, proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR), tractional retinal detachment, proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR)
    Photographer
    Belinda Rodriguez, Murray Ocular Oncology and Retina, Miami
    Imaging device
    Fundus camera
    Description
    A 29-year-old female with a history of diabetes mellitus type 1, presented with proliferative diabetic retinopathy OU and tractional retinal detachment OD. The patient underwent retinal detachment repair with pars plana vitrectomy, endolaser and silicone oil placement. After one month of her surgery, the patient presented with retinal fibrosis and tractions depicted in the image.

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