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“Retinal Detachment” by James Gilman, CRA, FOPS (Moran Eye Center,Salt Lake City, UT) was Honorable Mention in the Color Fundus Ultra-Wide Angle category at the Ophthalmic Photographers’ Society 2019 Scientific Exhibition ( The patient is a 60 year-old white male with a history of macula off rhegmatogenous retinal detachment who later underwent pars plan vitrectomy, cryo, SF6. Equipment: Optos California.


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Ophthalmology® Retina, a journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, serves society by publishing clinical and basic science research and other relevant manuscripts that relate to the sense of sight. Excellence is pursued through unbiased peer-review, the advancement of innovation and discovery, and the promotion of lifelong learning.

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