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Postoperative Blood Clotting Near Schlemm’s Canal
Written by Jody Day, Maine Eye Center, Portland, Maine.
Blink is edited by Richard E. Hackel, MA, CRA, FOPS.

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congenital cataracts and aphakia

LAST MONTH’S BLINK: Congenital Cataract

A 30-year-old man presented with a history of congenital cataracts and aphakia in the right eye. The vision in his left eye with an anterior polar cataract was 20/40. The patient also kept glaucoma well controlled by taking latanoprost at bedtime. Following surgery in both eyes, the patient now has bilateral IOLs with 20/80 vision in the amblyopic right eye and 20/30 in the left.

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