Corneal rupture from blunt trauma 22 months after radial keratotomy.

This report describes a case of traumatic corneal rupture 22 months after radial keratotomy in a 39-year-old woman. The patient struck her face on the side of her car resulting in a limbus rupture in her cornea through the horizontal incisions of a four-incision radial keratotomy. An orbital blowout fracture was also present. A sclerotomy was performed to… CONTINUE READING