Complicated Post Refractive Surprise Piggyback Implantation | ASCRS
Complicated Post Refractive Surprise Piggyback Implantation
May 2019
Meeting: 2019 Annual Meeting
Presenter: Gerardo Valvecchia, MD
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Referred patient with cataract surgery two years ago with post operative refractive surprise of +2 diopters and posterior capsulorhexis. We have decided to implant a three pieces hydrophobic piggyback IOL in the sulcus to correct hyperopia. During the implantation the first haptic dislocated the implanted IOL to the vitreous. Both lens were explanted and a new third IOL was implanted in the sulcus.
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This film was submitted to the 37th Annual ASCRS Film Festival within the 2019 ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting. 

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