Surgical technique for suture fixation of an acrylic intraocular lens in the absence of capsule support

Richard Stutzman, Walter J. Stark

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Abstract

We present a technique for suture fixation of an intraocular lens (IOL) in the absence of capsule support. This technique is useful for the treatment of aphakia and the management of IOL complications or cataract surgery when all capsule support is lost.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1658-1662
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Volume29
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2003
Externally publishedYes

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Suture Techniques
Intraocular Lenses
Capsules
Aphakia
Cataract

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems

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Surgical technique for suture fixation of an acrylic intraocular lens in the absence of capsule support. / Stutzman, Richard; Stark, Walter J.

In: Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Vol. 29, No. 9, 01.09.2003, p. 1658-1662.

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