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Ophtec 311 iris reconstruction intraocular lens after iris melanoma resection

Contributor: Jesse Vislisel, MD

Photographers: Tracy Aly, CRA

The Ophtec 311 intraocular lens implant features a colored body and haptics to simulate the appearance of an iris. These photographs show the pre- and post-operative appearance of a patient with a large iris defect after resection of an iris melanoma who subsequently underwent cataract extraction and implantation of an Ophtec 311 lens.

pre-operative appearance of a patient with a large iris defect after resection of an iris melanoma who subsequently underwent cataract extraction and implantation of an Ophtec 311 lens.

post-operative appearance of a patient with a large iris defect after resection of an iris melanoma who subsequently underwent cataract extraction and implantation of an Ophtec 311 lens.

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last updated: 05/11/2015