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Vitreoretinal Pathology and Surgery in Retinal Detachment.

Vitreoretinal Pathology and Surgery in Retinal Detachment. This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Vitreoretinal Pathology and Surgery in Retinal Detachment is one of the outstanding monographs available, concerned with the relationship between abnormalities of the vitreous body and chorioretinal disease. Cibis divides the eye into 18 compartments and proceeds to show how changes in the vitreous can affect each space. To support his theses, he meticulously reviews the normal biochemical and structural composition of various portions of the vitreous body, and then he describes the changes created by traumatic, inflammatory, metabolic, and other abnormal ocular conditions. Many gross and histopathologic photographs from Okun's work have been used to illustrate the vitreal configurations responsible for retinal degeneration. Certain acquired retinal abnormalities, such as the pigmentary, lattice, cystoid, filariform, and postequatorial degenerations are shown to be intimately connected with vitreal disease and are termed hyaloideoretinopathies. The degenerations of Wagner, Goldman, and Favre, as well as many other retinal diseases, are considered from the standpoint of http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Ophthalmology American Medical Association

Vitreoretinal Pathology and Surgery in Retinal Detachment.

Archives of Ophthalmology , Volume 75 (4) – Apr 1, 1966

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American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1966 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0003-9950
eISSN
1538-3687
DOI
10.1001/archopht.1966.00970050585031
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Vitreoretinal Pathology and Surgery in Retinal Detachment is one of the outstanding monographs available, concerned with the relationship between abnormalities of the vitreous body and chorioretinal disease. Cibis divides the eye into 18 compartments and proceeds to show how changes in the vitreous can affect each space. To support his theses, he meticulously reviews the normal biochemical and structural composition of various portions of the vitreous body, and then he describes the changes created by traumatic, inflammatory, metabolic, and other abnormal ocular conditions. Many gross and histopathologic photographs from Okun's work have been used to illustrate the vitreal configurations responsible for retinal degeneration. Certain acquired retinal abnormalities, such as the pigmentary, lattice, cystoid, filariform, and postequatorial degenerations are shown to be intimately connected with vitreal disease and are termed hyaloideoretinopathies. The degenerations of Wagner, Goldman, and Favre, as well as many other retinal diseases, are considered from the standpoint of

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Archives of OphthalmologyAmerican Medical Association

Published: Apr 1, 1966

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