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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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Treatment of xanthelasma palpebrarum by 1064-nm Q-switched Nd: YAG laser: A study of 11 cases.
(Group 2) The Laser-etched group, which consisted of 25 premolar teeth which were etched using Erbiumdoped yttrium aluminum garnet (Er: YAG, Fotona, Light walker AT, Ljubljana, Slovenia, EU).
Proparacaine Hydrochloride Eye drops were used 1-2 times about 5 minutes before applying capsulotomy Lens (ABRAHAM CAPSULOTOMY YAG LENS) for topical Anesthesia.An opening of 3-4 mm was made in the posterior lens capsule, using Nd: YAG laser (VISULAS YAG III Carl Zeis Meditec AG Germany) ensuring use of least possible energy.
YAG is well known as an excellent host material thanks to its good thermal and mechanical characteristics.
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The size of the fluorescent YAG phase with Ce in the granophyric texture can be controlled by growth rate.
Intraocular pressure changes after Nd: YAG laser posterior capsulotomy.
Mehlhaff, "Evaluation of retropulsion caused by holmium: YAG laser with various power settings and fibers," Journal of Endourology, vol.
Nd: YAG laser membranotomy is a widely used noninvasive method that usually improves vision acuity rapidly especially in cases of haemorrhage above 3 DD [8].
(22.) 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.