Subconjunctival phacocele: An unusual complication of cataract surgery

J. W. Sassani, C. Nichols, R. Kimball, M. Yanoff

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There have been numerous reports of subconjunctival dislocation of the lens resulting from nonsurgical trauma. This paper is the first to describe such a dislocation following surgical trauma (unplanned extracapsular cataract extraction).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)128-131
Number of pages4
JournalCanadian Journal of Ophthalmology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1982

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ophthalmology


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