Advantages and Disadvantages of Small Gauge Vitrectomy
Author: Kimberly Lavin
Keywords/Main Subjects: Vitrectomy; PPV; Small gauge vitrectomy; Pars plana vitrectomy; 20g vitrectomy; 23g vitrectomy; 25g vitrectomy
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.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds