Rhegmatogenous RD Complicating Boston Keratoprosthesis, Type 1, Aphakic Module



The videos is demonstrating difficulties encountered in doing vitrectomy for RRD + PVR occurring in an eye with Boston keratoprosthesis. This is the only eye of 60 year old lady with severe dry eye. She underwent previous reconstruction of the fornices and implantation of Boston keratoprosthesis type 1, aphasic module with postoperative improvement in visual acuity up to 0.3 One month later, she suffered marked reduction in her vision down to CF. Examination reveled total RRD + PVR grade C1.


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