Scierai suspension pars-plana lensectomy for ectopia lentis followed by suture fixation of intraocular lens

Sandip Mitra, Anuradha Ganesh

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Purpose: To describe a simple technique of scierai suspension-pars plana lensectomy (SS-PPL) in acquired and congenital ectopia lentis and scleral fixation of intraocular lens (IOL). Materials and Methods: Twenty eyes of 16 patients (12 unilateral and 4 bilateral cases of "essential familial lens subluxation") aged 10-40 years (mean 25 years) underwent SS-PPL with implantation of scleral fixated IOL. Indications for surgery were best-corrected visual acuity

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)109-113
Number of pages5
JournalIndian Journal of Ophthalmology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2001



  • Ectopia lentis
  • Intraocular lens
  • Pars plana lensectomy
  • Scleral suspension

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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