cataract surgery

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cataract surgery eye surgery that involves removing all or part of the lens and replacing it with an intraocular lens implant
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Usage


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Fewer hip fractures after cataract surgery .
Abbott Receives CE Mark for Healon EndoCoat Protective Gel for Cataract Surgery .
AcuMEMS announces new Glaucoma product for cataract surgery .
A slide show depicting cataract surgery .
Surgery is usually recommended for people who have vision problems or other major problems caused by the cataract.
Patients with cataracts and their doctors should consider a range of options other than surgery, a panel of experts said today.
The panel was not asked to examine issues of cost or whether cataract surgery was an overused procedure, as some critics have charged, Dr Clinton said.
The History of Cataract Surgery .
Dougherty of Bern Township decided to go through with cataract surgery after realizing that his Chesapeake Bay retriever Tucker Joe went through the eye operation with no problems.
NBC NATIOANL NEWS — Dr Matthew B Mills is one of a few ophthalmologists offering a new form of cataract surgery which uses a laser to make its incisions .
Minot ophthalmologist's technique for cataract surgery could become the industry's standard.
They are providing life-changing cataract surgery to those in need for free.
The US Navy is spending more than $20 million each year sending ships to poorer nations in the Asian-Pacific region to provide cataract surgery, dental fillings and other medical care .
Jose de la Cruz checks Merle Gordon's eyes during a follow-up visit after she had laser surgery to treat her cataracts at the Millennium Eye Center, a satellite clinic of University of Illinois.
Cataract surgery is the number one surgery performed in the US and it can give patients a new lease on.
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