YAG


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YAG

 (yăg)
n.
A hard synthetic yttrium aluminum garnet used in laser technology and as a gemstone.

yag

(jæɡ)
n
an artificial yttrium aluminium garnet used in jewellery and in lasers

YAG

(yæg)

n.
a synthetic yttrium aluminum garnet, used for infrared lasers and as a gemstone.
[1960–65; y(ttrium)a(luminum)g(arnet)]
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Conclusion: Present study provide substantial evidence in favour of brimonidine for prevention of rise in IOP after Nd: YAG laser posterior capsulotomy.
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Eberlein A, Schepler H, Spilker G, Altmeyer P, Hartmann B (2005) Erbium: YAG laser treatment of post-burn scars: potentials and limitations.
Bactericidal effect of the Nd: YAG laser in in vitro root canals.
Kimura U, Takeuchi K, Kinoshita A, Takamori K, Hiruma M, Suga Y: Treating onychomycoses of the toenail: clinical efficacy of the sub-millisecond 1,064 nm Nd: YAG laser using a 5 mm spot diameter.
Successful treatment of melasma using a combination of microdermabrasion and Q-switched Nd: YAG lasers.
Correlation between posterior capsule opacification and visual function before and after neodymium: YAG laser posterior capsulotomy.
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Treatment of Macular Sublyaloid or Sub Internal Limiting Membrance Hemorrhage Nd: YAG Laser.
Frequency of YAG laser complications was raised intraocular pressure in 25(10%) patients, IOL damage in 30(12%), rupture of anterior vitreous face in 13(5.