Purpose. To describe a case of a contact lens fitting to relieve aniseikonia and photophobia resulting from trauma. Methods. A 61-year-old man suffered a blunt injury to his left eye resulting in glaucoma and a traumatic cataract with a fixed pupil and iris defects. A vitrectomy, lensectomy, and iris repair were performed leaving him with significant anisometropia. Results. The patient was fitted with a prosthetic contact lens. Conclusions. Contact lenses can provide significant visual improvement in cases of aniseikonia and photophobia.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Eye and Contact Lens|
|State||Published - Nov 1 2005|
- Contact lens