University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Phacoemulsification After Pars Plana Vtrectomy - Cataract Surgery Concepts and Pearls

Daniel Bettis, MD
Twitter: @DanBettisMD

Additional Notes: Length 05:25

Posted March 6, 2019

Here we share a case where cataract developed rapidly following pars plana vitrectomy. There was intra-operative demonstration of a posterior capsular opening. We discuss surgical considerations and pearls for navigating this situation safely. The patient has done very well, with excellent visual recovery.

last updated: /03/06/2019
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