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SURGICAL VIDEO: Iris prosthesis implant surgery

NEW YORK — At OSN New York 2019, Brandon D. Ayres, MD, of Wills Eye Hospital, shows the surgical implantation of a new iris prosthesis. The young patient had an anterior subcapsular cataract from prior iris prosthesis damage. Ayres said he prefers implanting the prosthesis inside of the capsular bag, while others prefer to leave it in the anterior chamber. – by David W. Mullin

Reference:

Ayres BD. Artificial iris. Presented at: OSN New York 2019; Nov. 15-17, 2019; New York.

Disclosure: Ayres reports he is a paid consultant to Alcon, Allergan, Avedro, Bio-Tissue, Eyevance, Kala, MST, Omeros, Shire, Sight Sciences and Zeiss.

NEW YORK — At OSN New York 2019, Brandon D. Ayres, MD, of Wills Eye Hospital, shows the surgical implantation of a new iris prosthesis. The young patient had an anterior subcapsular cataract from prior iris prosthesis damage. Ayres said he prefers implanting the prosthesis inside of the capsular bag, while others prefer to leave it in the anterior chamber. – by David W. Mullin

Reference:

Ayres BD. Artificial iris. Presented at: OSN New York 2019; Nov. 15-17, 2019; New York.

Disclosure: Ayres reports he is a paid consultant to Alcon, Allergan, Avedro, Bio-Tissue, Eyevance, Kala, MST, Omeros, Shire, Sight Sciences and Zeiss.

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