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Suture iris reconstruction using McCannel suture technique

Contributor: Jesse Vislisel, MD

Photographer:  Cindy Montague, CRA

This patient had persistent mydriasis and traumatic cataract after blunt ocular trauma.  These photographs show his appearance shortly after cataract extraction and suture iris reconstruction using the McCannel suture technique and Siepser slipknots.

Please see the related surgical video to view a similar surgical technique

appearance shortly after cataract extraction and suture iris reconstruction using the McCannel suture technique and Siepser slipknots

appearance shortly after cataract extraction and suture iris reconstruction using the McCannel suture technique and Siepser slipknots


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last updated: 06/29/2015
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