Macular hemorrhage after laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) with femtosecond laser flap creation.

@article{Principe2004MacularHA,
  title={Macular hemorrhage after laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) with femtosecond laser flap creation.},
  author={Alexandre H Principe and Danny Yung-Chuan Lin and Kent W. Small and Anthony J Aldave},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2004},
  volume={138 4},
  pages={657-9}
}
PURPOSE To report the first case of macular hemorrhage following laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) with femtosecond laser flap creation. DESIGN Observational case report. METHODS A 36-year-old woman underwent uncomplicated, bilateral, simultaneous LASIK procedures for correction of moderate myopia (-5.00 diopters OD and -6.00 diopters OS). LASIK flap creation was performed using the IntraLase femtosecond laser. RESULTS On postoperative day 1, the patient's uncorrected and best… CONTINUE READING