Complications of semiflexible, closed-loop anterior chamber intraocular lenses.

  title={Complications of semiflexible, closed-loop anterior chamber intraocular lenses.},
  author={P. W. Smith and Swee Kee Wong and Walter J. Stark and John D. Gottsch and A C Terry and R D Bonham},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  volume={105 1},
Anterior chamber intraocular lenses (IOLs) provided good visual rehabilitation of aphakia in a majority of patients. An increasing number of eyes with closed-loop, semiflexible anterior chamber implants are now being seen with decreased vision due to corneal edema and persistent cystoid macular edema. We evaluated 53 such eyes in 52 patients who presented with decreased vision one to 51 months (average, 15 months) after lens implantation. The most frequent lens implanted was the Surgidev Style… CONTINUE READING


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