1. Myopic foveoschisis: Vitrectomy beneficial before macular hole development

    Detecting a macular hole or photoreceptor detachment is critical for obtaining good surgical results in patients with myopic foveoschisis. Patients with the foveal detachment type seem to benefit the most from vitrectomy. Spectral-domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) and fundus autofluorescence (FAF) are valuable for managing these patients, said Yasushi Ikuno, MD, Osaka University Medical School, Osaka, Japan.
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