Official ESCRS | European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons
London 2014 Registration Visa Letters Programme Satellite Meetings Glaucoma Day 2014 Exhibition Hotel Booking Virtual Exhibition Star Alliance
london escrs

Course handouts are now available
Click here

Come to London


WATCH to find out why

Site updates:

Programme Updates. Programme Overview and - Video Symposium on Challenging Cases now available.


Search Abstracts by author or title
(results will display both Free Papers & Poster)

Femtosecond laser assisted keratoplasty in nanophthalmos

Poster Details

First Author: A.Rahimzade TURKEY

Co Author(s):    F. Orucoglu              

Abstract Details


To report a case with opaque cornea and small eyes which suction fixation ring aplication was impossible.


Birinci Eye Hospital


Femtosecond laser (FSL) keratoplasty were planned for the 76-year old women with poor vision due to coenal leucoma. The placement of a disposable suction fixation ring was not achieved due to nanophthalmic eye. FSL application was decide to do without suction of the globe. The applanation cone was pressed against the globe until the full contact was achieved with the cornea. The globe was fixed around the applanation cone with the forceps.


Successuful mushroom shape cut was achieved with FSL on the recipient bed without suction ring.


The corneal cut may continue without suction fixation ring in a special cases

Financial Disclosure:


Back to Poster listing