TITLE

Endocapsular phacoemulsification without hydrodissection: an effective technique for cataract surgery following anterior capsular tear

AUTHOR(S)
Angunawela, R. I.; Little, B.
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
British Journal of Ophthalmology;Aug2008, Vol. 92 Issue 8, p1054
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a video report on endocapsular phacoemulsification without hydrodissection of cataract in anterior capsular tear. It explains an effective technique of endocapsular phacoemulsification by reducing the risk of tear propagation. It includes autohydrodissection of the cortico-capsular connection and removal of nucleues. It mentions that the technique reduces the risk of posterior extension.
ACCESSION #
34192985

 

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