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Surgical treatment of the through macular orifice on the background of postthrombotic macular edema of the retina

Written by Sokolov K.V., Kasatkina I.S.

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A clinical observation of a combination of two severe pathological processes, the through macular opening and postthrombotic macular edema of the retina in a 65-year-old man, is described. Combined approach to treatment – intravitreal administration of aflibercept with subsequent transconjunctival vitrectomy – allowed closing the anatomical defect in the foveolar zone with increased visual acuity and restoration of reading ability.

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K.V. Sokolov1, 2, I.S. Kasatkina2
1 Pacific State Medical University (2 Ostryakova Ave. Vladivostok 690950 Russian Federation),
2 Primorskiy Center of Eye Microsurgery (100e Borisenko St. Vladivostok 690080 Russian Federation)


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