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Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume 2015, Article ID 841925, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/841925
Clinical Study

A Comparative Study between Vitrectomy with Internal Tamponade and a New Modified Fiber Optic Illuminated Ando Plombe for Cases of Macular Hole Retinal Detachment in Myopic Eyes

1Ophthalmology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University, Alexandria 21526, Egypt
2General Ophthalmology Hospital of Alexandria, Alexandria 21547, Egypt

Received 25 July 2015; Revised 14 September 2015; Accepted 28 September 2015

Academic Editor: Takayuki Baba

Copyright © 2015 Ahmed M. Bedda et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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