Processed fascia lata as an alternative implant material in evisceration.

@article{Detorakis2005ProcessedFL,
  title={Processed fascia lata as an alternative implant material in evisceration.},
  author={Efstathios T. Detorakis and Konstantinos Ioannakis and Eleni E. Drakonaki and Dimitra L Ganasouli and Vassilios P Kozobolis},
  journal={Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={
          133-7
        }
}
PURPOSE To examine the use of processed fascia lata strips as an implant material in evisceration. METHODS This is a prospective, interventional, noncomparative case series. Eight patients underwent standard evisceration of an eye with subsequent primary insertion of processed fascia lata strips in the scleral shell. They were clinically examined at regular postoperative intervals (up to 20 months) and had computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging scans of the orbits at the 12-month… CONTINUE READING

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