A One-year Follow-up of Cystoid Macular Edema Following Intraocular Lens Implantation

R. L. Winslow, B. C. Taylor, W. S. Harris

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Abstract

Retrospective and prospective techniques were used to analyze a consecutive series of 406 eyes to identify factors contributing to cystoid macular edema following lens implantation. Vitreous loss and rupture of the posterior capsule were highly significant in the production and persistence of this complication.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)190-196
Number of pages7
JournalOphthalmology
Volume85
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1978

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Keywords

  • Cystoid macular edema
  • cataract extraction
  • intraocular lenses
  • posterior capsule
  • pseudophakia
  • vitreous loss

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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