Silicone oil in vitreoretinal surgery. Part 1: Surgical techniques.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The use of silicone oil in the management of intractable retinal detachment associated with proliferative vitreoretinopathy is increasing. Based on clinical experience in over 240 cases, the authors describe their current surgical techniques involving silicone oil, as well as the avoidance and management of associated intraoperative complications.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • McCuen, BW; de Juan, E; Machemer, R

Published Date

  • 1985

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 189 - 197

PubMed ID

  • 3835613

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0275-004X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00006982-198500540-00001


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States