JUL 21, 2023
Chandelier Scleral Buckle with Passive Subretinal Needle Drainage
Drs. Ethan Sobol and Andrew Hendrick demonstrate a method for draining subretinal fluid during a chandelier-assisted scleral buckle using a 25-gauge needle attached to a 3 mL syringe. This drainage technique offers several advantages, including the use of supplies widely available in operating rooms, controlled passive drainage of subretinal fluid, and excellent visualization.
Financial Disclosures: Dr. Ethan Sobol discloses no financial relationships. Dr. Andrew Hendrick discloses no financial relationships.