FEB 28, 2022
Cataract/Anterior Segment, Refractive Mgmt/Intervention
Drs. Fehmy Nafaa and Meriem Ouederni treat a patient with microspherophakia. To manage the spontaneous dislocation of a posterior microspherophakic lens, perfluorocarbon liquid, a vitreous cutter, and high vacuum were used to raise the lens up to the anterior chamber. Injection of viscoelastic behind the nucleus adds pressure to facilitate lens extraction.
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