eye surgery


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Related to eye surgery: Cataract surgery
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Noun1.eye surgery - any surgical procedure involving the eyes
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
cataract surgery - eye surgery that involves removing all or part of the lens and replacing it with an intraocular lens implant
cyclodestructive surgery - an eye operation that treats glaucoma by destroying the ciliary body with a laser
filtration surgery - eye surgery that opens a passage allowing excess aqueous humor to drain into surrounding tissues; a treatment for glaucoma
iridectomy - an eye operation that treats closed-angle glaucoma by surgical removal of part of the iris of the eye
iridotomy - a surgical procedure that makes an incision in the iris of the eye in order to enlarge the pupil or to treat closed-angle glaucoma
keratotomy - surgical incision into the cornea
LASEK, laser-assisted subepithelial keratomileusis - a refractive surgery procedure that reshapes the cornea
laser trabecular surgery - eye surgery that makes many tiny laser burns in an area that will increase the drainage of aqueous humor
laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis, LASIK - a refractive surgery procedure that reshapes the cornea
vitrectomy - a surgical procedure that removes the vitreous humor and replace it with saline solution
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KARACHI -- The inaugural ceremony of Cataract Eye Surgery Camp would be held at Pakistan Eye Bank Society (PEBS) Hospital North Karachi on Wednesday (today).
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Izhar Hashmi replying the queries of patients dispelled the impression of avoiding any kind of eye surgery during monsoon season and said that only diabetic patients needs to take extra care because of little bit late recovery of wounds otherwise there is nothing harmful for normal patients and they can get operated without any fear.
Through the initiative, which saw the multiple offer free laser surgery last year, Optical Express aims to "educate the ophthalmic industry on promoting the life-changing benefits of eye surgery procedures," a spokesperson for the multiple said.
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