Film 92626: Pediatric Cataract a Surgical Challenge | ASCRS
Film 92626: Pediatric Cataract a Surgical Challenge
May 2023
Meeting: 2023 ASCRS Annual Meeting
Presenting Author: Karen Jazmín Herrera Juárez, MD
Category: Cataract/Implant Surgery
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Cataract is one of the most important causes of treatable blindness in children. I present the case of a 3-year-old girl with bilateral cataract and very limited vision in both eyes, I performed a phaco with posterior capsulotomy, anterior vitrectomy and intraocular lens implantation in the capsular bag. The surgical success resulted in a total change for the integral development of this patient.

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