Pars plana posterior capsulectomy with a 27-gauge microincision vitrectomy system for dense posterior capsule opacification.

@article{Srinivasan2017ParsPP,
  title={Pars plana posterior capsulectomy with a 27-gauge microincision vitrectomy system for dense posterior capsule opacification.},
  author={Sathish Kumar Srinivasan and Zachariah R Koshy},
  journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery},
  year={2017},
  volume={43 6},
  pages={719-723}
}
We describe a surgical technique of pars plana posterior capsulectomy using a transconjunctival sutureless 2-port 27-gauge microincision vitrectomy system to deal with dense posterior capsule opacification (PCO). The technique was used successfully in 5 eyes of 5 patients with dense PCO that had been unsuccessfully treated by neodymium:YAG laser… CONTINUE READING