The Ophthalmology Unit, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.
The Ophthalmology Department, SarawakGeneralHospital,
Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.
Photo by Professor Chua
This 62 year-old man
underwent an extracapsular cataract extraction and implant 4 months ago. The
operation was complicated by posterior capsule rupture. The implant was
implanted at the sulcus. Post-operatively, the vision was poor at CF.
Examination showed vitreous prolapse into the anterior chamber with inferior
displacement of the intraocular lens. He underwent anterior vitrectomy with
repositioning of the intraocular lens.
Inferior displacement of the IOL.
Close-up view of vitreous prolapse
from above the IOL which caused the IOL
to be displaced inferiorly.
Another view of the vitreous prolapse
showing vitreous in the anterior chamber and