Same-day vs. later PPV for retained lens fragments yields comparable results

Same-day and later pars plana vitrectomy for retained lens fragments after cataract surgery yielded comparable visual acuity results and rates of complication, a study found.Five hundred sixty-nine eyes were included in the study; 117 underwent same-day surgery, 131 underwent surgery within 1 week, and 321 underwent surgery after 1 week.Median follow-up was 8 months.

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