This video demonstrates cataract extraction in a 12-year-old girl with bilateral nuclear cataracts. She presented with decreased vision and amblyopia in both eyes. Lens aspiration is performed uneventfully but the IOL is noted to be damaged during implantation. The surgeon demonstrates how to explant the damaged IOL and replace it with a new one.
Surgery Location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Vietnam
Surgeon: Dr. Asim Ali, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Narration: Dr. Daniel Neely, Indiana University, USA
July 18, 2018