Vol 1 No 1 (2018): Current Issue
Review Article

Autonomic Regulation of the Function of the Vitreous Body and Retina

Lychkova AE
Department of Health, Moscow’s Clinical Research Center, Moscow, Russia
Severin AE
Russian People’s Friendship University, Moscow, Russia
Torshin VI
Russian People’s Friendship University, Moscow, Russia
Starshinov YP
Russian People’s Friendship University, Moscow, Russia
Sdobnikova SV
Research Institute of Eye Diseases, Moscow, Russia
Ashrafovich RA
Center for Laser Surgery, Moscow, Russia
Ashrafova SR
Center for Laser Surgery, Moscow, Russia
Golubev YY
Russian National Research Medical University, Moscow, Russia
Golubeva GY
City Clinical Hospital, Moscow, Russia
Puzikov AM
Department of Health, Moscow’s Clinical Research Center, Moscow, Russia
Published July 16, 2018
Keywords
  • Vitreous body,
  • Retina,
  • Detachment,
  • Vitreoretinal proliferation

Abstract

The data of the literature on the structure and physiology of the vitreous body and the retina in normal and pathological conditions are presented. The mechanism of vitreous detachment and its role in the development of vitreoretinal proliferation are described. Described adren-choline-peptide and NO-ergic mechanisms in signal transduction of the vitreous body and retina. Pharmacological and surgical methods of treatment of vitreoretinal proliferation are briefly described.