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A Trap Technique for Centering grafts of DSAEK
April 2018
Meeting: 2018 Annual Meeting
Presenter: Tetsu Asami, MD
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In DSAEK surgery it is sometimes difficult to obtain a good donor centering. We invented a simple technique with 30-G needle and 6-0 nylon. Recipient cornea is punctuated with 30-G needle at 4 points every 90 degrees on the circumference with a diameter of 8 mm, the same size as the donor. Four 6-0 nylon inserted through the puncture into anterior chamber trap the donor with a good centering. 
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This film was submitted to the 36th Annual ASCRS Film Festival within the 2018 ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting. 

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