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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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peripheral anterior synechiae, shallow anterior chamber, and pseudoexfoliation), combined cases of cataract extraction and other ocular surgery, episodes of immunologic graft reaction after PKP, or complications up to 6 months after cataract surgery.
Young children have a high rate of PCO development, making cataract extraction with posterior capsulotomy (and anterior vitrectomy) appropriate for this age group.
Refractive error and visual outcome after cataract extraction.
Complication in 1000 consecutive intracapsular cataract extraction ophthalmologic 1980;180:121.
The effect of cataract extraction on intraocular pressure.
After cataract extraction and intraocular lens implantation, we used the same scleral tunnel to insert the donor lenticule.
All patients underwent extra capsular cataract extraction with posterior chamber intra ocular lens implantation uneventfully.
The 31 chapters collected here outline the steps of phacoemulsification cataract extraction surgery, from preoperative evaluation to intraoperative steps and postoperative care.
For years, intracapsular cataract surgery was the procedure of choice5, and less than a decade ago it was considered impractical to perform largescale extracapsular cataract extraction or posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation5.
They compared hourly revenue for a physician performing a level 4 visit for an established patient (CPT code 99214) to the hourly revenue generated by a physician performing either screening colonoscopy (G code 0121) or cataract extraction (CPT code 66984).
Most patients were treated for cataract extraction and intraocular lens implantation.
Cataract extraction surgery presents more than 90 percent of eye diseases that exist in Yemen.
The company added the Healon EndoCoat Protective Gel OVD, which will be shipped immediately in the US, is a device intended for use as a surgical aid in cataract extraction and intraocular lens (IOL) implantation.
Among the procedures performed were cataract extraction and intraocular lens implantation.