Classification of posterior vitreous detachment

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Kakehashi, Akihiro; Takezawa, Mikiko; Akiba, Jun;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Dove Press
  • Journal: Clinical Ophthalmology,volume 8,pages1-10 (issn: 1177-5483, eissn: 1177-5483)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.2147/OPTH.S54021, pmc: PMC3864797
  • Subject: RE1-994 | Clinical Ophthalmology | Expert Opinion | optical coherence tomography | Ophthalmology | classification | slit-lamp biomicroscopy | PVD
    mesheuropmc: eye diseases | genetic structures | sense organs

Akihiro Kakehashi,1 Mikiko Takezawa,1 Jun Akiba21Department of Ophthalmology, Jichi Medical University, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama, 2Kanjodori Eye Clinic, Asahikawa, JapanAbstract: Diagnosing a posterior vitreous detachment (PVD) is important for predicting the pro... View more
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