Entrar/Registro  
HOME SPANISH
 
Revista Mexicana de Oftalmología
   
MENU

Contents by Year, Volume and Issue

Table of Contents

General Information

Instructions for Authors

Message to Editor

Editorial Board






>Journals >Revista Mexicana de Oftalmología >Year 2005, Issue 1



Academic exchange
Rev Mex Oftalmol 2005; 79 (1)

Language: Inglés
References:
Page: 60-68
PDF: 92.58 Kb.


Full text




Text Extraction

Arquivos Brasileiros de Oftalmologia
Vol 67 - N 1 - 2004


Conduta cirúrgica na subluxação do cristalino
Surgical approach to the subluxated lens Nórton Souto Severo, Fabíola Kleinert, Sérgio Kwitko
Purpose: To evaluate 10 cases of subluxated lens due to trauma or Marfan syndrome, focussing on their treatment and the results. Methods: Ten eyes of 9 patients were operated on due to lens subluxation. Six eyes were due to trauma and 4 eyes to Marfan syndrome. The mean age was 48.9 ± 18.2 years, and the follow-up period of 34.6 ± 11.6 months. Patients were submitted to intracapsular lens extraction (1 eye), extracapsular lens extraction (1 eye), phacoemulsification without IOL (1 eye), and phaco- emulsification with IOL (7 eyes). Endocapsular rings were used in 7 eyes. Results: Best-corrected visual acuity improved in all patients, except for one, who had a regmatogeneous retinal detachment, 20 days after surgery. Conclusion: Lens extraction with IOL implantation in subluxated lens patients has a good prognosis, especially with phacoemulsification and endocapsular rings. With this approach, we were able to improve visual acuity and life quality in 90% of the cases.


Key words: No keywords







>Journals >Revista Mexicana de Oftalmología >Year 2005, Issue 1
 

· Journal Index 
· Links 






       
Copyright 2019