The Anatomical and Clinical Outcome of Conventional Macular Hole Surgery Associated with Serpigenous Choroiditis
|Sivakami A Pai*, Afra Lootah and Manal Omran Taryam|
|Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon, Dubai Government Health Authority, Dubai|
|Corresponding Author :||Sivakami A Pai
Dubai Government Health Authority
E-mail: [email protected]
|Received January 31, 2011; Accepted April 05, 2011; Published April 07, 2011|
|Citation: Pai SA, Lootah A, Taryam MO (2011) The Anatomical and Clinical Outcome of Conventional Macular Hole Surgery Associated with Serpigenous Choroiditis. J Clinic Experiment Ophthalmol 2:153 doi:10.4172/2155-9570.1000153|
|Copyright: © 2011 Pai SA, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.|
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Purpose: Serpigenous choroidits is a chronic recurring condition that primarily involves the choroids and RPE, and Macular hole is a rare association. We here in report the management and outcome after conventional macular hole surgery.
Method: Case of a 58 year old Asian lady with serpigenous choroidits and full thickness macula hole. She underwent complete ocular evaluation, Fundus fluorescein angiography, OCT before macular hole surgery.
Result: There was complete closer of the hole with improvement in vision from 5/60 to 6/36 following surgery.
Conclusion: Macular hole is one of the unusual associations with serpigenous choroidits and conventional macular hole surgery can lead to successful closure of the macular hole.