Surgical repair of a traumatic iridodialysis.

  • Kaufman S
  • Insler M
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A novel method for the surgical repair of traumatic iridodialysis is described. This method involves the use of a double-armed suture with straight needles to re-appose the iris by means of mattress sutures. In the case report presented, good cosmetic and optical results were obtained.

Author-supplied keywords

  • Ciliary Body
  • Crystalline
  • Eye Foreign Bodies
  • Eye Injuries
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Iris
  • Lens
  • Middle Aged
  • Penetrating
  • Phacoemulsification
  • Su

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  • S C Kaufman

  • M S Insler

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