Vitreoretinal Surgery

Complications

Intraoperative Complications (N = 790)

2020

An analysis of intraoperative complications for 790 surgical procedures revealed no complications in 99.9% of cases. Choroidal hemorrhage (0.1%) was the only intraoperative complication noted.

Postoperative Complications (N = 790)

2020

An analysis of postoperative complications in patients who returned to the operating room within 90 days of surgery revealed that 97.5% out of a total of 790 cases performed in 2020 had no postoperative complications. The most prevalent postoperative complications were complicated retinal detachment (1.0%), vitreous hemorrhage (0.6%), primary retinal detachment (0.4%), silicone oil (0.3%), lens-related (0.1%), and infection-related (0.1%).