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Report on long-term results of artificial iris implants

A review of 34 patients with congential, traumatic iatrogenic aniridia who had surgery to implant artificial irises has found: No repositioning of prostheses was necessary. In cases of keratopathy (17.6 %) visual function increased from baseline mean. The remaining iris … Continue reading

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Dr Agarwal describes using a glued iris prosthesis

Ophthalmic surgeons have described various techniques to fix iris deficiencies. For the most part, these improve the patient’s visual quality. In this column, Dr Agarwal describes a surgical technique of using a glued iris prosthesis, namely a PMMA aniridia intraocular … Continue reading

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