• Decrease font size
  • Return font size to normal
  • Increase font size
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

MAUDE Adverse Event Report: LASIK

  • Print
  • Share
  • E-mail
-
Super Search Devices@FDA
510(k) | DeNovo | Registration & Listing | Adverse Events | Recalls | PMA | HDE | Classification | Standards
CFR Title 21 | Radiation-Emitting Products | X-Ray Assembler | Medsun Reports | CLIA | TPLC
 

LASIK Back to Search Results
Event Date 02/12/2010
Event Type  Injury  
Event Description

I had lasik surgery on (b)(6) 2010. The doctor explained to me that i would have dry eyes for up to 6 months after the procedure. It has now been about 18 months since the surgery, and i still have chronic dry eyes. I put lubricant eye drops in my eyes at least a few times a day. When i reported this to the doctor at my 12-month check-up, her response was that i've probably always had chronic dry eye and i just notice it more now. I have never had a problem with dry eyes until after this surgery.

 
Search Alerts/Recalls

  New Search  |  Submit an Adverse Event Report

Brand NameLASIK
Type of DeviceLASIK
MDR Report Key2247854
Report NumberMW5022203
Device Sequence Number1
Product CodeLZS
Report Source Voluntary
Reporter Occupation Patient
Type of Report Initial
Report Date 09/08/2011
1 Device Was Involved in the Event
1 Patient Was Involved in the Event
Date FDA Received09/08/2011
Is This An Adverse Event Report? Yes
Is This A Product Problem Report? No
Device Operator Health Professional
Was Device Available For Evaluation? No
Is The Reporter A Health Professional? No
Is this a Reprocessed and Reused Single-Use Device? No

Patient TREATMENT DATA
Date Received: 09/08/2011 Patient Sequence Number: 1
-
-