Cystoid macular oedema after complicated cataract surgery and implantation of an anterior chamber lens.

@article{Bergman1994CystoidMO,
  title={Cystoid macular oedema after complicated cataract surgery and implantation of an anterior chamber lens.},
  author={Mervi Bergman and Leila T. Laatikainen},
  journal={Acta ophthalmologica},
  year={1994},
  volume={72 2},
  pages={178-80}
}
During the period January 1988 to August 1990, 48 anterior chamber intraocular lenses were implanted during primary cataract surgery. In 6 eyes an anterior chamber intraocular lens was implanted after intracapsular cataract extraction, in 42 eyes after extracapsular cataract extraction complicated by posterior capsular or zonular rupture. Of the 40 cases which had been followed for at least 6 months (mean 23 months), 5 eyes (12.5%) developed clinically significant cystoid macular oedema. All… CONTINUE READING