University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

McCannel suture scaffold to reconstruct the iris plane

Contributor: Jeffrey Welder, MD and Elizabeth Tegins, MD

Photographer: Carol Chan, CRA

McCannel suture scaffold used to maintain silicone oil in the vitreous cavity after trauma resulting in aphakia, total iris loss and retinal detachment.

McCannel suture scaffold

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last updated: 07/01/2014
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