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Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume 2017, Article ID 6742164, 7 pages
Clinical Study

A New Sutureless Illuminated Macular Buckle Designed for Myopic Macular Hole Retinal Detachment

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

Correspondence should be addressed to Ahmed M. Abdel Hadi; moc.liamg@0102idahledbaa

Received 21 October 2016; Revised 28 November 2016; Accepted 5 December 2016; Published 16 March 2017

Academic Editor: David Steel

Copyright © 2017 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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The Surgical steps include exposure and hanging of the inferior oblique and superior oblique muscles. Paracentesis or evacuation of subretinal fluid is attempted to soften the eye; Identification of the transverse long posterior ciliary artery which marks the position of the fovea internally, temporary placement of the macular buckle along the vessel course is done. Confirme the position of the buckle head by the aid of binocular indirect ophthalmomicroscopy. The tissue adhesive- blue colored - is put before closure of the conjunctiva to conclude the surgery.

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