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Archives Web Quiz Winner
October 2002

Winner of February 2002 Quiz

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2002;120(10):1306. doi:10.1001/archopht.120.10.1306

Congratulations to the winner of our February quiz, Luigi Capasso, MD, Il Università degli Studi di Napoli, Naples, Italy. The correct answerto our February challenge was calcium deposition. For a complete discussionof this case, see the Clinicopathologic Reports, Case Reports, and Small CaseSeries section in the March ARCHIVES (Pandey SK, Werner L, Apple DJ, GravelJ-P. Calcium precipitation on the optical surface of a foldable intraocularlens: a clinicopathological correlations. Arch Ophthalmol. 2002;120:391-393).

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Photomicrograph of the explanted opacified Hydroview intraocularlens (Bausch & Lomb, Rochester, NY) showing the confluent deposits onthe anterior optical surface. The polymethyl-methacrylate haptics are freeof any deposits (original magnification ×100).

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