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Pneumodissection technique in phacoemulsification surgery can be used for all types of cataract

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First Author: MohamedSiddig SUDAN

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Abstract Details


In hydrodissection we aim to separate cortical matter from capsular bag so that rotating nucleus and cortical aspiration become easy . In this studied pneumodissection is a new technique with more advantages


: Hydrodissection: Pneumodissection: posterior capsule


this case series studied the use of pneumodissection in pheco surgery between July 2011 and June 2012


the study included 100 patients of which 49pt were males and 51pt were females, .the mean age of patients was 55 years (range8 -70 years). With best results in posterior polar cataract ,poster subcapsular cataract , traumatic cataract, mature cataract ,Subluxation cataract , congenital cataract .


Pneumodissection technique is easy and softy , and can by used in the all types of cataract, particularly in p. polar cataract. FINANCIAL INTEREST: NONE

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