The Ophthalmology Unit, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.
The Ophthalmology Department, SarawakGeneralHospital,
Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.
Tectonic graft for
peripheral corneal perforation
Photo by Professor Chua
This man underwent
tectonic corneal graft eight months ago for a peripheral corneal
perforation. Refer to
in Case of the Week. A dense cataract developed subsequently. He underwent
an uneventful extracapsular cataract extraction and implant. During the
operation, sphicterectom and a broad iridectomy was performed due to
anterior synechiae and floppy iris.
Left tectonic graft, dense cataract
and an area of peripheral calcification at the site of