Table 4

Postoperative changes in retinal thickness in the eyes with or without ILM peeling during pars plana vitrectomy

ILM peeling
Retinal thickness (μm)(−)(+)P value
RNFLSuperior0.6±5.7−18.6±6.60.036*
Inferior0.5±4.0−18.3±6.60.022*
GCLTemporal5.0±3.7−11.1±5.50.023*
  • *p<0.05.

  • Data are expressed as mean±SE. Mann-Whitney U test was performed.

  • GCL, ganglion cell layer; ILM, internal limiting membrane; RNFL, retinal nerve fibre layer.