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EPISODE 28 April, 2018

Phakic Refractive IOL Explantation and Simultaneous Cataract-IOL Implantation

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Target Audience: Ophthalmologists with an interest in cataract surgery.
Learning Objectives: To provide information regarding surgical technique and planning issues for simultaneous phakic/refractive IOL removal and cataract-implant surgery.
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Episode 28: Phakic Refractive IOL Explantation and Simultaneous Cataract-IOL Implantation

In order to perform cataract surgery upon this non-English speaking patient, I first have to remove an iris-fixated anterior chamber lens implanted 11 years previous. This case highlights removal of the phakic IOL, the value of a translator during surgery and the use of intraoperative aberrometry to determine the correct IOL power.

Richard J. Mackool, MD Financial disclosure: Consultant to Alcon, Diopsys. Proprietary interest in MST, Impex.

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