Posterior chamber phakic IOL corrects myopia but has high complication rate

Posterior chamber phakic IOL implantation offered predictable and stable refractive outcomes in correcting moderate to high myopia; however, high rates of serious complications occurred, according to a study.The retrospective study included 53 eyes of 29 patients with moderate to high myopia. All eyes received a posterior chamber phakic IOL (IOL Tech/Carl Zeiss Meditec). Patients’ mean age was 34.6 years.

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