Film 89487: IOL Rescue with Flange Scleral Fixation | ASCRS
Film 89487: IOL Rescue with Flange Scleral Fixation
May 2023
Meeting: 2023 ASCRS Annual Meeting
Presenting Author: Soungmin Cho, MD
Additional Producers: Frank Hwang, MD, ABO
Category: Cataract Complications
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A dislocated IOL is a serious vision threatening complication. While IOL exchange is frequently performed, it is challenging and not without risks, such as larger incisions and endothelial damage. Here, we demonstrate how to salvage a dislocated, single piece IOL using flange scleral fixation. We believe that this technique is an economical and reliable surgical option for dislocated IOLs.

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