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Combined phacoemulsification and transpupillary drainage of silicone oil: results and complications
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    Transpupillary silicone oil removal combined with phacoemulsification
    • , Ophthalmologists
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      • Vijay k. Dada MBBS MS, Namrata Sharma, Dinesh Talwar MD,Tanuj Dada MD, Rajeev Sudan MD
    Dear Editor

    We read with interest the article entitled 'Combined phacoemulsification and transpupillary drainage of silicone oil: results and complications'[1]. We similarly removed silicone oil through the posterior capsulorhexis along with phacoemulsification[2]. We used an inferotemporal infusion cannula in the pars plana region in all except the first two eyes where intraoperative choroidal detachment ocurred. Similar in...

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