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Study of corneal endothelial cell count after Artiflex lens implantation in myopic patients

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Session Title: Presented Poster Session: Phakic IOLs

Session Date/Time: Monday 07/09/2015 | 09:30-10:50

Paper Time: 10:40

Venue: Poster Village: Pod 2

First Author: : N.Nassiri IRAN

Co Author(s): :    S. Ghorbanhossaini   N. Nassiri   K. Sheibani        

Abstract Details


To study Endothelial cell count after Artiflex Lens Implantation in patients with moderate to high myopia.


Vanak Eye Clinic, Tehran, Iran.


In this prospective study 53 eyes from 53 patients undergoing artiflex intraocular lens implantation for correction of myopia from -4.5 diopter to -14 diopter in Vanak Eye Clinic, Tehran, Iran from 2007 to 2014 were evaluated regarding the 3 months post operative corneal endothelial cell count. All patients had normal anterior segment and no previous pathology of cornea. All lenses were implanted by one surgeon.


The mean age of patients was 25±4.8 with 40 females and 13 males. The mean preoperative endothelial cell count was 2819±334 which was reduced to 2762±363. The reduction among males was statistically more than females (p<0.05). Age of patients did not show a statistically significant relation with endothelial cell reduction.


In our study patients' gender (being male) was shown to be a risk factor for endothelial cell reduction after artiflex lens implementation for correction of myopia. Age did not show a statistically significant relation with endothelial cell reduction.

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