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Transpalpebral extrusion of a silicone sponge exoplant.
  1. K E Winward,
  2. M W Johnson and
  3. J W Kronish
  1. Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33101.


    We report an unusual case of scleral buckle extrusion in a 63-year-old woman. A 5 mm silicone sponge exoplant eroded through Tenon's capsule, conjunctiva, and full-thickness upper eyelid, traversing the tarsal plate.

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