TITLE

Isolated Bilateral Microspherophakia With Giant Retinal Tear and Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment

AUTHOR(S)
Pal, Nikhil; Sharma, Yog Raj; Azad, Rajvardhan; Chandra, Parijat
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p238
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We report an unusual case of isolated bilateral microspherophakia with giant retinal tear and rhegmatogenous retinal detachment in a 10-year-old boy. Uneventful vitreoretinal surgery was performed in both eyes.
ACCESSION #
20084103

 

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