Result Of Pars Plana Vitrectomy In Post Traumatic Endophthalmitis

Indian Journal of Applied Basic Medical Sciences
Year: 2021, Volume: 23(A), Issue. (1)
First page: (304) Last page: (315)
Online ISSN: 2249-7935
Print ISSN: 0975-8917
doi: 10.48165/ijabms.2021.23124

Result Of Pars Plana Vitrectomy In Post Traumatic Endophthalmitis

Anuja Bhatt1, Aashka Shah2*, Sapan Shah3 and Rutuja Brahmbhatt4
1Doctor in Ophthalmology, 2MS ophthalmology, 3MS Ophthalmology, 4Resident doctor in Ophthalmology
Corresponding Author: Aashka Shah,

Online Published on 02-February-2021


Aim:To evaluate visual outcomes and identify prognostic factors after pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) surgery for traumatic endophthalmitis.Methods:Medical records of 20 patients diagnosed with traumatic endophthalmitis that had undergone pars plana vitrectomy were retrospectively reviewed.Result:20 patients all underwent PPV surgery.50% of them obtained BCVA better than fingers counting (FC). Good final visual prognosis was significantly associated between trauma and PPV treatment.Conclusions:Good visual outcomes can be achieved for most patients who undergo vitreoretinal surgery after open globe trauma.


Endophthalmitis, Pars plana vitrectomy

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