Complications of clear lens extraction in axial myopia.

  title={Complications of clear lens extraction in axial myopia.},
  author={Alberto Rodriguez and Eduardo Guti{\'e}rrez and G M Alvira},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  volume={105 11},
Clear lens extraction is a refractive surgery used to compensate axial myopia. Formerly, intracapsular lens extraction was performed, but the present surgical method is extracapsular lens extraction or phacoemulsification. Clear lens extraction is becoming controversial because of the danger of complications. We retrospectively reviewed the postoperative… CONTINUE READING