Anterior segment OCT used to diagnose a case of phacocele

Agarwal, Amar; Prakash, Gaurav; Jacob, Soosan; Kumar, Dhiya Ashok
December 2008
Ocular Surgery News Europe/Asia-Pacific Edition;Dec2008, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p26
Case Study
The article describes the case of a 50-year-old woman who was implanted a posterior chamber intraocular lens (IOL) using a fibrin glue-assisted technique. The patient was referred to the eye hospital with sudden diminution of vision after blunt trauma with a clenched fist three days prior. Findings of laboratory tests conducted on the patient's eyes are discussed. Information is also provided on the surgical management and procedure.


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