1053: that’s not cortex you’re pulling!

In this anonymously submitted video, we see that if the capsule is inadvertently grabbed by the suction from the I/A tip, enough force can be applied to quickly damage the zonular support. This happens because the I/A tip was not deep enough in the capsular bag. The trypan blue dye helps us to see the capsule and we even show the incidence in slow motion to learn more. Now with about 2 clock hours (60 degrees) of zonular compromise, what are the options to finish the case?

click to learn from this video about iatrogenic damage to the zonular support:

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