ISSN: 2459 - 1777 | E-ISSN 2587-0394
Beyoglu Eye Journal A Surgical Technique for Optic Pit Maculopathy: Vitrectomy Combined with Reversed ILM flap [Beyoglu Eye J]
Beyoglu Eye J. 2016; 1(1): 18-21 | DOI: 10.14744/bej.22931

A Surgical Technique for Optic Pit Maculopathy: Vitrectomy Combined with Reversed ILM flap

Abdullah Ozkaya, Gurkan Erdogan
Beyoglu Eye Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

This report is a description of a surgical technique for optic disc maculopathy (OPM). Pars plana vitrectomy combined with internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling, reverse ILM flap insertion into optic pit, and gas tamponade surgery was performed on 5 patients with OPM. Preliminary outcomes of the technique were promising.

Keywords: Internal limiting membrane, optic pit, vitrectomy.

Abdullah Ozkaya, Gurkan Erdogan. A Surgical Technique for Optic Pit Maculopathy: Vitrectomy Combined with Reversed ILM flap. Beyoglu Eye J. 2016; 1(1): 18-21

Corresponding Author: Abdullah Ozkaya, Türkiye
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