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In the bag intraocular lens dislocation in anterior chamber along with intact superior zonules following a blunt trauma

Farhad Fazel, Farzan Kianersi, Leila Rezaei

Am J Case Rep 2010; 11:201-204

ID: 881259

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Published: 2010-11-22

Background: Reporting an unusual case of traumatic dislocation of the posterior chamber intraocular lens into the anterior chamber along with its intact superior zonules.
Case Report: We present a 60-year-old man suffering from traumatic dislocation of foldable posterior chamber intraocular lens who had undergone an uncomplicated phacoemulsification 5 years ago.
Conclusions: This case represents an unusual sequela of trauma to a pseudophakic eye that needs proper management.

Keywords: trauma, Intraocular lens implant, Anterior dislocation