Posterior fibrous pseudometaplasia of lens epithelial cells in phacic eyes filled with silicone oil

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Abstract Background. Today, intravitreal silicone oil injection is a standard procedure for complicated cases of retinal detachment. Although cataract formation is found frequently following this procedure only few studies deal with histological lens changes. Methods. We report histological findings including ultrastructural studies of a special variety of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00417-002-0563-y

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@article{Spraul2002PosteriorFP, title={Posterior fibrous pseudometaplasia of lens epithelial cells in phacic eyes filled with silicone oil}, author={Christoph Wolfgang Spraul and Martha J. Jakobczyk-Zmija and Thomas Aigner and Gerhard Klaus Lang}, journal={Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology}, year={2002}, volume={240}, pages={829-834} }