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ONSFOptic Nerve Sheath Fenestration (surgical procedure)
ONSFOrdre National des Sages-Femmes
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(3,6) Patients who fail medical therapy and have intractable headache or progressive visual loss appear to benefit from optic nerve sheath fenestration. (3,7,8)
KEYWORDS: Optic nerve sheath fenestration, Papilledema, Idiopathic Intracranial hypertension.
Indications for surgical treatment such as CSF shunt insertion, optic nerve sheath fenestration, or subtemporal decompression include medical treatment failure or non- compliance, new or worsening visual field deficits, intractable headache, or fulminant IIH.
Trauma to the eye (a blow to the eye in one patient and an optic nerve sheath fenestration in the other) seems to be a common denominator in these cases (10).
Bose is experienced in performing orbital decompression in thyroid eye disease, optic nerve sheath fenestration, muscle surgery in restrictive and paralytic strabismus, lid retraction surgery, Botox injection, and complex surgeries of the head and orbit in association with maxillofacial surgeons and neurosurgeons.
Among specific topics are proper sterilization techniques to avoid complications, a turnaround technique for overcoming false channel dissection during intrastromal segment implantation, amniotic membrane transplantation, intraocular lens implantation in eyes with limited capsular support, and optic nerve sheath fenestration. Online access is included.