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BRIEF COMMUNICATION
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 35-37

Sutureless scleral fixated three-piece intraocular lens in the management of dislocated capsular bag–capsular tension ring–intraocular lens complex


1 Retina Department, Aravind Eye Hospitals and Postgraduate Institute of Ophthalmology, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Department of Ophthalmology, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

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Olukorede O Adenuga
Department of Ophthalmology, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Plateau State
Nigeria
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/jcor.jcor_107_17

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A number of techniques have been described in the management of capsular bag (CB)–capsular tension ring (CTR)-intraocular lens (IOL) dislocation, including pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) with explantation of the CTR and IOL through a corneal section and exchange with a scleral suture-fixated IOL or anterior chamber IOL, and repositioning of the CB–CTR–IOL complex with scleral suture fixation. We describe a technique of managing CB–CTR–IOL dislocation which involves PPV with CTR removal and sutureless scleral fixation of the same three-piece IOL. This was performed in two patients with good visual outcome and well-centered IOLs postoperatively.


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