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Table 1 IOL specifications and clinical history

From: Hydrophilic intraocular lens opacification after posterior lamellar keratoplasty - a material analysis with special reference to optical quality assessment

IOL no. IOL type (manufacturer) IOL design, material (water content) Age at implantation/sex Implantation Other procedures Opacification noticed Explantation Associated conditions
1 Akreos Adapt AO (Bausch & Lomb) One-piece, hydrophilic acrylic (26%) 55/M n.k. DSAEK 6 months after DSAEK 2011 Fuchs endothelial dystrophy
2 620 H (Rayner) One-piece, HEMA/MMA (26%) 91/M Aug 2007 DSAEK Feb 2011, Rebubbling Sep 2011 n.k. Fuchs endothelial dystrophy
3 Centerflex 970 H (Rayner) One-piece, HEMA/MMA (26%) 79/F Apr 2007 DSAEK Nov 2009 Jul 2011 Jul 2012 Fuchs endothelial dystrophy
4 620 H (Rayner) One-piece, HEMA/MMA (26%) 77/M Mar 2009 DSAEK Aug 2009 and Repeat-DSAEK Oct 2010 Oct 2011 Mar 2012 Fuchs endothelial dystrophy
Retinal detachment surgery 1997 (external plomb)
5 Sulcoflex Toric 653 T (Rayner) One-piece, HEMA/MMA (26%) 68/F Dec 2010 (as piggyback sulcus IOL) DSAEK Sep 2011 Sep 2012 n.k. Primary Akreos IOL (Bausch & Lomb) also opacified
6 620 H (Rayner) One-piece, HEMA/MMA (26%) n.k./M Feb 2008 DSAEK Jul 2012, DMEK Mar 2012, Re-Bubbling Mar 2012 Sep 2012 Oct 2012 Fuchs endothelial dystrophy, Myopia
7 Superflex asph. 920H (Rayner) One-piece, HEMA/MMA (26%) n.k./M Aug 2010 DSAEK May 2011
Repeat DSAEK Oct 2011
Mar 2013 Aug 2013 Herpes simplex keratitis
8 n.k. (Rayner) One-piece, hydrophilic acrylic n.k. 2006 DSAEK 2010
Penetrating Keratoplasty 2011
Jun 2012 Jan 2014 n.k.
9 Superflex asph. 920H (Rayner) One-piece, HEMA/MMA (26%) 63/F Jul 2008 DMEK Aug 2013 + Rebubbling
DSAEK Nov 2013
May 2014 n.k. (received in Sep 2014) Fuchs endothelial dystrophy, bullous keratopathy
10 C-flex asph. (Rayner) One-piece, HEMA/MMA (26%) n.k./M 2012 DSAEK 2012
DSAEK 2014
Between the two DSAEK procedures Dec 2014 Glaucoma surgery in the same eye before 2012
11 Acri.Lyc 44S-5 (Acri.Tec) Plate haptic, hydrophilic acrylic (25%) with hydrophobic surface 77/F Sep 2003 DMEK 2012
Penetrating Keratoplasty 2013
late 2013 Nov 2014 Fuchs endothelial dystrophy
12 C-flex 570C (Rayner) One-piece, HEMA/MMA (26%) 69/F Jun 2006 DMEK Aug 2012 Oct 2013 Jan 2015 Glaucoma
13 CT Asphina 409 M (Zeiss) Plate haptic, hydrophilic acrylic (25%) with hydrophobic surface 64/M Feb 2013 DMEK Feb 2013 (combined procedure) + 2× Rebubbling n.k. Jan 2016 Fuchs endothelial dystrophy
  1. HEMA hydroxyl-ethyl-meth-acrylate, MMA methyl-meth-acrylate, n.k. not known