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Correction of myopia and astigmatism with intraocular phakic contact lens (IPCL)

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First Author: A.Francone ARGENTINA

Co Author(s):    R. Medina Boiko   P. Miranda                 

Abstract Details


To evaluate safety and predictability for myopia, and myopia and astigmatism correction in phakic patients implanted with IPCL


Hospital Oftalmologico Santa Lucia. Buenos Aires. Argentina. Oculus Oftalmologico de Avanzada. Buenos Aires. Argentina.


Prospective study: 11 eyes of 7 patients were implanted with IPCL: 8 spherical IPCL and 3 topic IPCL toric.


The preoperative spherical equivalent was -14.98 diopters (between -8.75 and - 25.75 diopters), postoperative -0.18 diopters, (between -1.25 and 0.5 diopters).


The IPCL offers a safe and predictable alternative for the correction of myopia or myopia and elevated astigmatism in phakic patients.

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