Suture fixation of an intraocular lens combined with pars plana vitrectomy and gas tamponade.

Abstract

We describe suturing an intraocular lens (IOL) after pars plana lensectomy and vitrectomy combined with gas tamponade in 4 patients with vitreoretinal disease and subluxated lenses that could not be managed with capsular tension rings. The IOL haptics were sutured before the fluid-gas exchange in a horizontal (case 1), oblique (cases 2 and 4), and vertical… (More)

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@article{Hanemoto2003SutureFO, title={Suture fixation of an intraocular lens combined with pars plana vitrectomy and gas tamponade.}, author={Tsukasa Hanemoto and Hidenao Ideta and Tsutomu Kawasaki and Ryuichi Ideta and Michiko Okuyama}, journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery}, year={2003}, volume={29 12}, pages={2458-60} }