Ahmed Capsular Tension Segment

FCI Ophthalmics

The Ahmed CTS, designed by Ike Ahmed, MD, is a modification of the Cionni capsular tension ring (Morcher GmbH) and is indicated for significant zonular weakness. This segment covers approximately one quadrant with a hole for temporary or permanent fixation.

At-a-Glance
  • Total diameter: Type 6D, 9.5 mm diameter; Type 6E, 10 mm diameter
  • Angle: 120°
  • One or more segments may be used as necessary to support the areas of the capsule that have damaged or insufficient zonular support.

Details

FDA

Yes

CE Mark

Yes

Material

Clear PMMA