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Retinal break formation following contrecoup trauma: case report.
  1. S Longstaff,
  2. P S Baines and
  3. S T Roxburgh


    A previously healthy 38-year-old woman was involved in a road traffic accident resulting in severe commotio retinae. Subsequently extramacular retinal dissolution was noted (not previously described). The patient was treated by closed intraocular microsurgery with a successful anatomical and functional result.

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