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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Manual construction of the capsulorrhexis is one of the most challenging aspects of cataract surgery to master.
In this prospective study, primary objective is to determine incidence of clinical and angiographic CME following uncomplicated cataract surgery (small incision cataract surgery) followed by in-the-bag intraocular lens implantation.
In developed countries, 15 percent of people above age 50 and more than 50 percent of people age 80 have a cataract or have had cataract surgery.
ClickPress, Wed Jul 29 2015] North America Ophthalmology Cataract Surgery Devices Market by Sub-Market (Intraocular Lenses, Phacoemulsification Devices, Ophthalmic Viscoelastic Devices), by End-User (Hospitals, Private Eye Clinics) - Analysis and Forecast to 2019
Israel Francis Pargas, the PhilHealth spokesperson, said the insurance company has not suspended its cataract surgery packages.
Objective: To study the effects of cataract surgery in lowering of intraocular pressure (IOP).
Most of the patients undergoing cataract surgery do not know their HIV and HBS Ag status.
The aim of this study was to compare the effect of sodium hyaluronate and hydroxypropyl methylcellulose on intraocular pressure after cataract surgery in the early post-operative period.
THE INFLAMMATORY signs and symptoms of dry eye can be reduced after cataract surgery by using preservative-free eye drops, a new study has shown.
New advances have made cataract surgery one of the most successful operations, and afforded patients a chance not only to improve the visual acuity lost to cataracts, but also to correct other vision problems.
Objective: To describe the perioperative and postoperative complications related to cataract surgery performed by phacoemulsification technique at Khyber Institute of Ophthalmic Medical Sciences (KIOMS), Hayatabad Medical Complex Peshawar.
Joshua Kim performs advanced diagnostic exams and glaucoma and cataract surgery with lens replacement.

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