Surgical correction of lens dislocation in children.


We treated nontraumatic ectopia lentis with the irrigation and aspiration method in 30 children and the Keeler/SITE instrument in three. Preoperative visual acuities were 6/21 (20/70) or worse in all patients; postoperatively, visual acuities improved in 29 of the 30 eyes and were 6/18 (20/60) or better in 24 (80%). Amblyopia was the major preoperative and… (More)


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@article{Seetner1981SurgicalCO, title={Surgical correction of lens dislocation in children.}, author={A A Seetner and Jim Crawford}, journal={American journal of ophthalmology}, year={1981}, volume={91 1}, pages={106-10} }