OCT 26, 2017
Diagnostic & Imaging , Ocular Pathology/Oncology, Retina/Vitreous, Vitreoretinal Surgery, Vitreous & Retina
Dr. Shriji Patel presents a 25-year-old male patient with a history of acute lymphoblastic leukemia, undergoing PPV with a subretinal biopsy for endogenous endophthalmitis. After carefully inducing a posterior vitreous detachment, a thorough core vitrectomy is performed. Dr. Patel then makes a small retinotomy, and uses forceps to grab a sizable subretinal tissue specimen for biopsy.
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