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Retinal Incarceration as a Method of Temporary Retinal Fixation During the Autologous RPE Transplantation

Poster Chi Wai Tsang Advantages: No extra instruments or material are needed to hold the floating retina. This maneuver allows safer removal of the subretinal blood clot and choroidal neovascular complex, control of bleeding and both RPE graft harvest and transferral to the recipient site. The fixation can spare one hand which may need to manipulate the floating retina, otherwise. Methods: A 63-year-old woman presented with 1-month...

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Sutureless Intrascleral Haptic Fixation as a Mean of Scleral Fixated Intraocular Lens Implantation in Various Vitreoretinal Conditions

Advantages: Intrascleral haptic fixation [ISHF] avoids the complications of using sutures in scleral fixated intraocular lens (IOL), including the breakdown of sutures causing dislocation of IOL, suture erosions and obviates the need to create scleral flaps. In cases of posterior dislocated IOL complex, original 3-pieces foldable IOL can be reused. For cases that required IOL exchange or correction of aphakia, it can be inserted through a...

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