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Iatrogenic Nasal Saddling - A Consequence of Aphakia

Iatrogenic Nasal Saddling - A Consequence of Aphakia
We present a rare case of iatrogenic saddling of the nose in a 63-year-old man. Because he was bilaterally aphakic after cataract extractions in the 1950s without intraocular lens implants, his subsequent spectacle prescription of +17 diopters rendered his glasses so heavy that prolonged wear had caused a large indentation to his nasal bridge (figure). He was entirely untroubled by

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