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These Factors Up Retina Detachment Risk by 16x in Marfan

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TOPLINE: In children with Marfan syndrome who undergo lens removal, the risk for retinal detachment increases 16-fold when capsular residue is present and by 30% with increase in axial length. METHODOLOGY: Researchers assessed the risk factors for retinal detachment in 85 children (158 eyes; mean age at surgery, 5.3 years; 58% boys) with Marfan syndrome […]

Author : News Health

Publish date : 2024-06-11 10:48:10

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