J AAPOS 2016 06 2;20(3):247-51. Epub 2016 May 2.
Department of Ophthalmology, Children's University Hospital Temple Street, Dublin, Ireland. Electronic address:
Purpose: To describe the long-term incidence of retinal detachment, intra- and postoperative complications, and visual and refractive outcomes of children with Marfan syndrome following lensectomy for ectopia lentis, with or without subsequent correction of aphakia using the Artisan aphakic iris-fixated anterior chamber intraocular lens.
Methods: The medical records of children treated at the Department of Ophthalmology, Children's University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland, from January 1, 1991, to December 31, 2011, were retrospectively reviewed. The primary outcome measure was rate of retinal detachment at final follow-up. Read More