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CASE REPORTS
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Management of retinal detachment with severe proliferative vitreoretinopathy in Terson syndrome — case report

Katarzyna Nowomiejska, Edyta Koman, Robert Rejdak
DOI: 10.5603/OJ.2017.0024
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Ophthalmol J 2017;2(4):113-116.

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Vol 2, No 4 (2017)
CASE REPORTS
Published online: 2018-03-30

Abstract

We present a case of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage accompanied by a dense vitreous hemorrhage and subsequent retinal detachment with strong proliferative retinopathy (PVR) in a young woman. The surgical treatment included vitrectomy with PVR removal, ILM peeling and silicone oil as a tamponade. In our case, the treatment resulted in recovery of vision and improved activities of daily living, although unusually vitreous hemorrhage was complicated with retinal detachment and strong PVR.

Abstract

We present a case of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage accompanied by a dense vitreous hemorrhage and subsequent retinal detachment with strong proliferative retinopathy (PVR) in a young woman. The surgical treatment included vitrectomy with PVR removal, ILM peeling and silicone oil as a tamponade. In our case, the treatment resulted in recovery of vision and improved activities of daily living, although unusually vitreous hemorrhage was complicated with retinal detachment and strong PVR.

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Keywords

Terson syndrome, retinal detachment, vitrectomy

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Title

Management of retinal detachment with severe proliferative vitreoretinopathy in Terson syndrome — case report

Journal

Ophthalmology Journal

Issue

Vol 2, No 4 (2017)

Pages

113-116

Published online

2018-03-30

DOI

10.5603/OJ.2017.0024

Bibliographic record

Ophthalmol J 2017;2(4):113-116.

Keywords

Terson syndrome
retinal detachment
vitrectomy

Authors

Katarzyna Nowomiejska
Edyta Koman
Robert Rejdak

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