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    Speaking of pupil management techniques, Dr. Donnenfeld said he has been using the I-Ring Pupil Expander (Beaver-Visitec International) and is finding this newest mechanical device very safe and effective.

    “It is easily implanted and removed, and it is made of a soft polymer that is very gentle to the iris and seems to cause less iris sphincter tears than other devices I have employed,” Dr. Donnenfeld said.

    Dr. Osher noted that an FDA-approved prosthetic iris device may be on the horizon as the CustomFlex Artificial Iris Implant (HumanOptics) is under review.

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