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December 1982

A Bent-tipped Vitrophage for Anterior Segment Surgery

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Illinois Hospital Eye and Ear Infirmary, Chicago.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1982;100(12):1973. doi:10.1001/archopht.1982.01030040953019

• A vitrectomy instrument with a bent shaft designed to allow ease of insertion over the brow ridge at the 12-o'clock position, easier access to anterior segment structures, and a simplified approach to the area of the vitreous close to the sclerotomy incision site is described herein.

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