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Angle-Supported Phakic IOL Migration Following Trauma

  • Jorge L. AlióEmail author
  • Jaime Javaloy
  • Alessandro Abbouda
Chapter

Abstract

Rotation of the angle-supported PIOL is a potential long-term complication of phakic IOL [1]. Rotation can occur in all models of AS PIOLs, especially following trauma. The Kelman Duet anterior chamber intraocular lens, because of its three-point fixation, can rotate in a counterclockwise direction [2].

Keywords

Anterior Chamber Blunt Trauma Good Correct Visual Acuity Slit Lamp Examination Anterior Chamber Depth 
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Supplementary material

Video 83.1

A paracentesis was performed in the limbus at 10 h. 0.1 ml of acetylcholine was injected in the anterior chamber. Using a Sinskey hook, the lens was rotated in a clockwise direction, removing the haptic from the ciliary sulcus (MPG 63286 kb)

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jorge L. Alió
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jaime Javaloy
    • 2
  • Alessandro Abbouda
    • 1
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Refractive SurgeryVissum Corporación OftalmológicaAlicanteSpain
  2. 2.Department of Anterior Segment and Refractive SurgeryVissum Corporacion OftalmológicaAlicanteSpain
  3. 3.Department of Ophthalmology-Policlinico Umberto I of RomeUniversity of Rome “Sapienza”RomaItaly
  4. 4.R&D DepartmentVissum Corporación OftalmológicaAlicanteSpain

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