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Brandner, M; Thaler-Saliba, S; Plainer, S; Vidic, B; El-Shabrawi, Y; Ardjomand, N.
Retropupillary Fixation of Iris-Claw Intraocular Lens for Aphakic Eyes in Children.
PLoS One. 2015; 10(6):e0126614-e0126614 [OPEN ACCESS]
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Autor/innen der Med Uni Graz:
Ardjomand Navid
Brandner Martina
El-Shabrawi Yosuf
Thaler-Saliba Sarah
Vidic Bertram
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Abstract:
To report outcome, complications and safety of retropupillary fixated iris-claw intraocular lenses in a pediatric population. Retrospective study. Ten consecutive pediatric patients (15 eyes) underwent placement of retropupillary fixated iris-claw intraocular lenses between October 2007 and July 2013 at the Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University Graz and General Hospital Klagenfurt, Austria. Postoperative visual acuity and complications were analyzed. Median final best-corrected visual acuity improved by 0.12 logMAR from preoperative baseline. Mean postoperative spherical equivalent was -0.05 ± 1.76 D. No serious complications were observed intra- or postoperatively during the entire follow-up period of up to 40 months. One patient experienced a haptic disenclavation with IOL subluxation immediately after a car accident. Our study demonstrates that iris-claw intraocular lens implantation behind the iris is safe in children with lack of capsular support and yields excellent visual outcome with low complication rate.
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