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Table 5—

Published reports of vitrectomy for diffuse macular edema

Study (ref. no.)EyesVitreous findingsPrevious focal photocoagulationResolution of edema>2 lines of Snellen acuity increase
Lewis et al. (127) 10 Thickened hyaloid 90% 80% 60% 
Van Effenterre et al. (133) 22 Thickened hyaloid 64% 45% 86% 
Harbour et al. (128) Thickened hyaloid 57% 57% 57% 
Tachi and Ogino (130) 58 Attached hyaloid 19% 98% 53% 
Pendergrast et al. (134) 55 Attached and taut hyaloid 85% 82% 49% 
Study (ref. no.)EyesVitreous findingsPrevious focal photocoagulationResolution of edema>2 lines of Snellen acuity increase
Lewis et al. (127) 10 Thickened hyaloid 90% 80% 60% 
Van Effenterre et al. (133) 22 Thickened hyaloid 64% 45% 86% 
Harbour et al. (128) Thickened hyaloid 57% 57% 57% 
Tachi and Ogino (130) 58 Attached hyaloid 19% 98% 53% 
Pendergrast et al. (134) 55 Attached and taut hyaloid 85% 82% 49% 
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