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CASE REPORT
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 32-33

Traumatic dislocation of lens


Department of Ophthalmology, DDU Zonal Hospital, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India

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Dr. Arti Sareen
Department of Ophthalmology, DDU Zonal Hospital, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
India
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DOI: 10.4103/bijo.bijo_5_18

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Facial and ocular traumas are the most common cause of an accidental posterior Dislocation of the crystalline lens; regardless of its severity. Syndromic ectopia lentis, like in Marfan , Homocystinuria and Ehlers-Danlos syndromes can be presented in early childhood. To report a case of left long standing posterior dropped crystalline lens in a quite eye by minor wooden stick blunt trauma. A 55-years adult gentleman who is free from any congenital disorder; was presented with 6-months history of bilateral visual defects, where more in the left eye (OS) could be attributed to mild wooden stick blunt trauma. On examination; right eye (OS) bet corrected visional acuity (BCVA) was 6/12 OD and 3/60 OS. The OS was found to be aphakic due to quite posteriorly dropped crystalline lens.


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