Pseudophakic Iris Chafing Syndrome and Endophthalmitis after Phacoemulsification and IOL Implant in a Poodle Toy: Case Report
Fonte: Dr. Joao Alfredo Kleiner MV, MSc
Dr. Joao Alfredo Kleiner MV, MSc.
With the advanced techniques used for treating cataracts in dogs, especially the phacoemulsification followed by acrylic lens implant, the results became much better as for the vision quality and longtime results. This article intends to describe a rare complication after phacoemulsification followed by acrylic lens implant in a Poodle Toy called pseudophakic iris chafing syndrome and endophthalmitis. This article was presented by Dr. Joao Alfredo Kleiner during the 44th Annual Meeting of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO), Puerto Rico, USA. November 3 - 10, 2013.