Institute of Ophthalmology-Clínica Girona (IOC) 
Juli Garreta, 13 2on pis · 17002 Girona
CIF B17356932
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Volume 1198
Book 0
Page 57
Sheet 8
Folder GI-10123
Entry 5


Epiretinal Membrane or Macular Pucker (????)

Definition: It is characterized by the presence of abnormal tissue above the retina. It may be secondary as the cause of trauma, laser or tears in the retina, but often the cause is unknown. At the beginning it may be asymptotic, when the disease progresses, produces visual impairment and image distortion.

  1. It is treated by vitrectomy (9) and membrane peeling.

Epiretinal Membrane or Macular Pucker (????)
Ophthalmic treatments