University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

EyeRounds.org

Anterior Vitrectomy

Objectives

  • To practice managing vitreous loss during cataract surgery in a Phillips Studio eye and on the EyeSi
  • Describe steps for anterior vitrectomy

Reading


Videos

Anterior vitrectomy
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Anterior vitrectomy tips
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Detecting vitreous loss
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Close the chamber
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IOL Scaffold
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Almost Done
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Dropped early
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Radial goes south
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Late PC tear
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Whip it whip it good
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Let me take over
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Looks like a hole
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Don't shizzle a hole?
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Being too helpful
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MA50 in sulcus with optic capture
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EQUIPMENT

Prep: Egg white

Prep: 30g needle

Phaco

Second instrument

Bimanual AVit

Kenalog

Weckcell sponge

Westcott Scissors


Suggested citation format: Haugsdal J, Kitzmann A, Oetting TA. The Iowa Ophthalmology Wet Laboratory. EyeRounds.org. Updated Posting June 28, 2021. Originally Posted December 6, 2012. Available from http://www.EyeRounds.org/tutorials/Iowa-OWL-o2021/

last updated: 07/01/2021