Complications and Management of diabetic vitrectomy

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Potential complications after vitrectomy for complications of diabetic retinopathy are numerous and involve all components of the eye and periocular tissues. They also can involve the systemic health of the patient including severe metabolic disequilibrium and death. Good outcomes can be achieved by avoidance of complications through anticipatory intraand postoperative decisionmaking and anticipation, early identification, and appropriately aggressive treatment of postoperative complications. Each of the potential complications and their management are considered in detail.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSurgical Retina
PublisherS. Karger AG
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)9783318021592
ISBN (Print)9783318021585
StatePublished - Aug 15 2012

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)


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