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A Sneaky IOL

ABSTRACT Advantages: We describe a unique case of IOL luxation through a small fragile zonule zone without compromising capsular stability. Our surgical technique allowed the explantation of the luxated posterior-chamber phakic IOL throught a limbal incision, maintaining a good capsular support for the secondary implantation of a new IOL. Methods: A 31-years-old man was referred to our emergency department with a subluxated Phakic...

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A Sneaky IOL

EDITED FILM ABSTRACT Advantages: We describe a unique case of IOL luxation through a small fragile zonule zone without compromising capsular stability. Our surgical technique allowed the explantation of the luxated posterior-chamber phakic IOL throught a limbal incision, maintaining a good capsular support for the secondary implantation of a new IOL. Methods: A 31-years-old man was referred to our emergency department with a subluxated...

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Iatrogenic Retinal Break During PPV for ERM

Objective: To report on a case of iatrogenic retinal break (IRB) during a 25-gauge pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) surgery for the treatment of epiretinal membrane. Design: Case Report Methods: Edited video submission displaying the diagnosis and treatment of an unexpected complication during pars plana vitrectomy. Results: A 63 year old male was sent to our clinic following complaints of long-standing, progressive diminished visual acuity on...

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Myopic Foveoschisis & ERM – A Surgical Challenge

Purpose: To report a case of myopic foveoschisis treated with 23 g pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) assisted with a lutein-based dye. Methods: We report a case of a fourty-five years old female patient who presented with decreased visual acuity and complaints of metamorphopsia on her right eye with 6 months duration. Ophthalmologic examination revealed an epiretinal membrane and foveoschisis of the right eye. She has high myopia (-20,00...

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