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Advantages and Disadvantages of Small Gauge Vitrectomy

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Title:  Advantages and Disadvantages of Small Gauge Vitrectomy
Author:  Kimberly Lavin
Date:  07/30/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: Vitrectomy; PPV; Small gauge vitrectomy; Pars plana vitrectomy; 20g vitrectomy; 23g vitrectomy; 25g vitrectomy
Diagnosis: None
Brief Description: This is a review of vitectomy with a specific emphasis on comparing 20g vitrectomy to smaller gauge vitrectomy (23 and 25 gauge). A history of vitrectomy is presented. Surgical video of vitrectomy is shown. A short discussion of 27g vitrectomy is also presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds

Identifier: Moran_CORE_16062
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