Effects of extracapsular cataract extraction on the lens zonules

David Wilson, M. J. Jaeger, W. R. Green

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Abstract

The zonules of 27 postmortem eyes were studied grossly using a histologic staining technique that allowed easy visualization of the zonules. Large disinsertions of the zonules were present in 5 of the 20 eyes that had undergone extracapsular cataract extraction (ECCE).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)467-470
Number of pages4
JournalOphthalmology
Volume94
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1987
Externally publishedYes

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Wilson, D., Jaeger, M. J., & Green, W. R. (1987). Effects of extracapsular cataract extraction on the lens zonules. Ophthalmology, 94(5), 467-470.