Risk of progression in macula-on rhegmatogenous retinal detachment

Risk of progression in macula-on rhegmatogenous retinal detachment Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol (2017) 255:1559–1564 DOI 10.1007/s00417-017-3696-8 RETINAL DISORDERS Risk of progression in macula-on rhegmatogenous retinal detachment 1 2 1 1 Josep Callizo & Sebastian Pfeiffer & Eva Lahme & Christian van Oterendorp & 1 1 1 1 Mohammed Khattab & Sebastian Bemme & Miroslav Kulanga & Hans Hoerauf & Nicolas Feltgen Received: 14 March 2017 /Revised: 4 May 2017 /Accepted: 9 May 2017 /Published online: 27 May 2017 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2017 Abstract prompt surgery in patients diagnosed with bullous macula-on Purpose To identify factors that may lead to a rapid progres- RRD. sion in macula-on rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RRD), in particular, those that may lead to macular involvement. Keywords Rhegmatogenous retinal detachment Methods Observational, prospective, single-center study. . . Macula-on Progression Risk factors Patients referred for surgery due to primary rhegmatogenous retinal detachment with the macula on between 2009 and 2013 were included. Relevant factors analyzed included age, time Introduction delay until surgery, lens status, myopia, the detachment’slo- cation and configuration as well as number, size and type of Macular involvement in rhegmatogenous retinal detachment retinal breaks. Eyes underwent optical coherence tomography (RRD) worsens visual outcome [1]. It has been identified as an to detect http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology Springer Journals

Loading next page...
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright © 2017 by Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Medicine & Public Health; Ophthalmology
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site


You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.

DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

Monthly Plan

  • Read unlimited articles
  • Personalized recommendations
  • No expiration
  • Print 20 pages per month
  • 20% off on PDF purchases
  • Organize your research
  • Get updates on your journals and topic searches


Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial

Best Deal — 39% off

Annual Plan

  • All the features of the Professional Plan, but for 39% off!
  • Billed annually
  • No expiration
  • For the normal price of 10 articles elsewhere, you get one full year of unlimited access to articles.



billed annually
Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial