Glued IOL

Further Reading

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This segment includes further reading for gaining more information about the glued intraocular lens technique and about intrascleral haptic fixation.


  • glued intraocular lens technique
  • intrascleral haptic fixation
  • closure

Conflict of Interest

The author declares no conflict of interest.


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  5. Jacob S, Narasimhan S, Agarwal A, Mazzotta C, Rechichi M, Agarwal A (2017) Supracapsular glued intraocular lens in progressive subluxated cataracts: technique to retain an intact vitreous face. J Cataract Refract Surg 43(3):312–317. Scholar
  6. Jacob S, Agarwal A (2013) Fibrin glue assisted trans-scleral fixation of an endocapsular device for sutureless trans-scleral capsular bag fixation in traumatic subluxations: the glued endocapsular ring/segment. Med Hypothesis Discov Innov Ophthalmol 2(1):3–7PubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
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  9. Jacob S (2019) Jacob Paperclip capsule stabilizer (Glued Capsular Hook), Ch12. In: Chang DF (ed) Advanced IOL fixation techniques: strategies for compromised or missing capsular support. SlackGoogle Scholar
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About this video

Soosan Jacob
First online
27 March 2020
Online ISBN
Springer, Cham
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