The Effect of 5-FU and LMW Heparin on the Rate of Retinal Redetachment After Silicone Oil Removal in Cases of PVR
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Treatment||low molecular weight heparin, 5-fu|
|Sponsor||Shahid Beheshti Medical University|
|Start date||February 2005|
|End date||July 2007|
|Trial identifier||NCT00371020, 8373|
To evaluate the effect of combined 5-FU and low molecular weight heparin in infusion on the rate of retinal redetachment after silicone oil removal in cases of proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR).
|Endpoint classification||safety/efficacy study|
|Intervention model||parallel assignment|
Retinal redetachment rate
relative afferent pupillary defect
Male participants at least 18 years old.
- Cases with history of vitrectomy and silicone oil injection for management of PVR who undergo silicone oil removal
- any sign of retinal redetachment before silicone oil removal
- any sign of diabetic retinopathy
|Principal investigator||Hamid Ahmadieh, MD|
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