Ziya Kapran, Nur Acar, Yaprak Banu Unver (Istanbul, Turkey)

In eyes with severe corneal opacity that precludes pars plana vitrectomy (PPV), temporary keratoprosthesis is a very useful tool in the OR.In this video PPV with using a temporary keratoprosthesis combined with a penetrating keratoplasty is. This technique allows vitrectomy in a closed system. With the help of this technique eyes can be operated timely, which may save eyes from phythisis and losing vision.