An Alternative Approach for External Drainage of Suprachoroidal Hemorrhage: Active Aspiration with Butterfly Needle.

Karaca U., Durukan A. H., Kucukevcilioglu M., Usta G., Yilmaz A. C.

Seminars in ophthalmology, vol.36, no.8, pp.614-617, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/08820538.2021.1890790
  • Journal Name: Seminars in ophthalmology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.614-617
  • Keywords: Active aspiration, butterfly needle, extrusion mode, suprachoroidal hemorrhage
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: To describe a novel surgical technique for external drainage of choroidal detachment/suprachoroidal hemorrhage with a butterfly needle.