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Sutureless Intrascleral Haptic Fixation

  • Gabor B. SchariothEmail author
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Abstract

A vitreoretinal surgeon could be faced with three main scenarios. The patient could be aphakic after complicated phacoemulsification, trauma, vitreoretinal surgery or years after intracapsular cataract extraction. Second, the patient is pseudophakic with dislocated intraocular lens or even dislocated capsular bag-intraocular lens-complex, sometimes with capsular tension ring in place. Even more complicated if previous secondary implantation with intraocular (transiridal or transscleral) suturing was performed. Last the vitreoretinal surgeon could recognize the dislocation during intraocular surgery (preexisting or caused by the surgeon himself) complicating the surgery and may require intraoperative repair.

Keywords

Intraocular Lens Prolene Suture Scleral Flap Scleral Tunnel Ciliary Sulcus 
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Supplementary material

Video 12.1

Intrascleral haptic fixation_aphakia (MPG 353178 kb)

Video 12.2

Luxated IOL_intrascleral fixation (MPG 146209 kb)

Video 12.3

Glued IOL (MPG 240484 kb)

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Video 12.4 Iris-claw implantation (WMV 69754 kb)
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Video 12.5 Iris-claw implantation and artificial pupil (WMV 126324 kb)

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Augenzentrum RecklinghausenRecklinghausenGermany

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