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Triamcinolone acetate and cefuroxime in phacoemulsification

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First Author: S.Synek CZECH REPUBLIC

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To evaluate intracameral injection of triamcinolone acetate and Cefuroxime in phacoemulsification


Department of Ophthalmology and Optometry, Medical Faculty Masaryk University, St. Anne Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic


1000 eyes were treated by intracameral injection of 1,25 mg Triamcinolone acetate and 1 mg Cefuroxime after uncomplicated phacoemulsification. 1000 eyes were treated combination of topical antibiotics and corticosteroid. We evaluate visual acuity, intraocular pressure, inflammatory signs and intraocular status.


The both methods effectively control postoperative inflammatory reaction


Triamcinolone acetate and Cefuroxime were sufficiently effective in controlling postoperative inflammatory reaction. We can avoid topical corticosteroidsá¹€ administration after phacoemulsification.

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