Table 1

Preoperative characteristics of patients with macular hole

VariableValue
Age (years)66.2 (5.4)
Male/female (n/n)13/19
LogMAR BCVA in worse-seeing eye (operated eye)0.76 (0.47)
LogMAR BCVA in better-seeing eye (fellow eye)0.04 (0.26)
Stage of macular hole (II/III/IV) (n)7/16/9
LOCS III (scale 0.1–5.9)
    Nuclear colour1.20 (0.3)
    Nuclear opalescence0.60 (0.8)
    Cortical opacity0.86 (1.0)
    Posterior subcapsular opacity0.27 (0.4)
Severity of metamorphopsia0.77 (0.55)
Letter contrast sensitivity15.3 (8.8)
Macular hole index0.81 (0.56)
  • Values are mean (SD).

  • BCVA, best corrected visual acuity; LOCS III, Lens Opacities Classification System III; LogMAR, logarithm of minimum angle of resolution.

  • Values are mean (SD).

  • BCVA, best corrected visual acuity; LOCS III, Lens Opacities Classification System III; LogMAR, logarithm of minimum angle of resolution.