cataract surgery

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Noun1.cataract surgery - eye surgery that involves removing all or part of the lens and replacing it with an intraocular lens implant
eye operation, eye surgery - any surgical procedure involving the eyes
intracapsular surgery - cataract surgery in which the entire lens is removed
extracapsular surgery - cataract surgery in which only the front of the lens is removed; the back of the lens capsule remains intact and provides support for the lens implant
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The Embassy of Israel in cooperation with Dhulikhel Hospital and Kathmandu University Hospital recently organized Free Eye Camp and Cataract Surgery.
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For 39 years, The Eye Associates has set the standard in cataract surgery. That tradition of excellence continues with the Alcon LenSx Cataract Laser.
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"Cataract surgery provides the ability to transform peoples' lives for the better.

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