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eye surgery that involves removing all or part of the lens and replacing it with an intraocular lens implant

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sup][4] reported a similar rate of endothelial cell loss in transplanted corneal grafts versus normal corneas after extracapsular cataract extraction (ECCE) and posterior chamber intraocular lens (PC-IOL) implantation.
Fibrinoid reaction after extracapsular cataract extraction and relationship to exfoliation syndrome.
The complication rates observed were much higher and needs further evaluation of phacoemulsification as a safe alternative to conventional extracapsular cataract extraction in the developing world.
Redmond R, Dallas N 1990 Extracapsular cataract extraction under local anaesthesia without retrobulbar injection British Journal of Ophthalmology 74 (4) 203-204
Subconjunctival anaesthesia (SCA) has been shown to be effective and safe for a range of ophthalmic surgical procedures, including extracapsular cataract extraction, phacoemulsification, trabeculectomy, phaco-trabeculectomy and contact diode laser cyclophotocoagulation (1-5).
Purpose: To analyze and compare the main outcomes between trabeculectomies combined with extracapsular cataract extraction (ECCE) versus those with phacoemulsification (Phaco).
Darryl Goldberg performed an extracapsular cataract extraction on Jorha Mouradian's right eye on May 13, 1998.
dagger]) Soemmerring ring cataracts were a result of prior extracapsular cataract extraction.
From September 29 through October 2,1992, three of four patients who had undergone extracapsular cataract extraction (ECCE) and intraocular lens implantation (IOL) in a hospital in Tak Province, Thailand, developed endophthalmitis [less than or equal to]30 hours following surgery.
Product Overview II-14 The Formation of Cataract II-14 Cataract Extraction Procedures II-14 Intracapsular Cataract Extraction II-14 Extracapsular Cataract Extraction (ECCE) II-14 Phacoemulsification II-14 Post Cataract Extraction: The Alternatives.
Extracapsular Cataract Extraction with Posterior Chamber Intraocular Lens (ECCE+PCIOL) is the surgery of choice.
The surgeries performed were phacoemulsification and conventional extracapsular cataract extraction (ECCE) with lens implantation depending on preoperative status.
Comparison of phacoemulsification and planned extracapsular cataract extraction in combined pars plana vitrectomy and posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation.