Upside-down lens syndrome: ocular complications secondary to inverted implantation of the Kelman Multiflex anterior chamber intraocular lens.

@article{Fintelmann2011UpsidedownLS,
  title={Upside-down lens syndrome: ocular complications secondary to inverted implantation of the Kelman Multiflex anterior chamber intraocular lens.},
  author={Robert E. Fintelmann and Shane Kim and D. S. Hwang},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2011},
  volume={152 1},
  pages={122-125.e2}
}
PURPOSE To describe ocular complications resulting from inverted insertion of a Kelman Multiflex anterior chamber intraocular lens (ACIOL). DESIGN Retrospective observational case series. METHODS We describe the outcomes of 4 cases of complicated cataract surgery in which a flexible open-loop polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) ACIOL (Kelman Multiflex type) was placed in an inverted configuration, all of which were referred to a single institution. RESULTS In all 4 cases, the placement of an… CONTINUE READING