The Outcome of Vitrectomy in Macular Hole at Cipto Mangunkusumo National General Hospital

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Andi Arus Victor Eko Hadi Waluyojati Ari Djatikusumo Elvioza Elvioza Gitalisa Andayani Anggun Rama Yudantha Mario Marbungaran Hutapea


Introduction: This study aims to determine the anatomical and functional outcomes in patients with macular hole (MH) underwent vitrectomy with internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling.

Method: A descriptive retrospective study at Vitreoretinal Division of Ophthalmology Department, Faculty of Medicine Universitas Indonesia – Cipto Mangunkusumo National General Hospital (FKUI-RSCM). Secondary data obtained from medical records of patient with MH within January – December 2017. The anatomical outcome was observed from the closure of MH. Functional outcome was observed from post-operative visual acuity at day-1, month-1, month-3, and month-6.

Results: 16 patients who met the criteria were included in this study. MH closure was observed in 43.8% of cases and failed closure in 56.2%. Improvement of visual acuity was observed on closure cases in 3 months and 6 months, occurred in 71.43% and 100% of cases, respectively.

Conclusion: MH closure rate was 43.8%. Satisfying result of improvement in visual acuity achieved after vitrectomy with ILM peeling.


Macular hole, ILM peeling, Membrane peeling

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VICTOR, Andi Arus et al. The Outcome of Vitrectomy in Macular Hole at Cipto Mangunkusumo National General Hospital. International Journal of Retina, [S.l.], v. 4, n. 1, feb. 2021. ISSN 2614-8536. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 28 sep. 2021. doi:
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