Current techniques of enucleation: a survey of 5,439 intraorbital implants and a review of the literature.

@article{Hornblass1995CurrentTO,
  title={Current techniques of enucleation: a survey of 5,439 intraorbital implants and a review of the literature.},
  author={Albert Hornblass and Brian S. Biesman and J A Eviatar},
  journal={Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={1995},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={77-86; discussion 87-8}
}
Enucleation is a commonly performed procedure. A multitude of intraorbital implants are available for use following enucleation. Each has advantages and disadvantages. This survey report represents the most comprehensive evaluation yet of the current trends in the rehabilitation of the anophthalmic socket. The membership of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (ASOPRS) was surveyed. Information was requested regarding preferred intraorbital implants… CONTINUE READING