• Stripping of Descemet's membrane (DM) occurred during intraocular lens implantation in three patients. We repositioned and anchored DM with an intracameral air bubble and through-and-through No. 10-0 nylon sutures. The favorable visual results achieved in cases of large, scrolled, nonplanar detachments reinforce the advantage of surgical repositioning. Descemetopexy with reverse through-and-through sutures in a "closed system" is recommended.
Vastine DW, Weinberg RS, Sugar J, Binder PS. Stripping of Descemet's Membrane Associated With Intraocular Lens Implantation. Arch Ophthalmol. 1983;101(7):1042-1045. doi:10.1001/archopht.1983.01040020044006