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Visual outcomes and incidence of vitreous loss for residents performing phacoemulsification without prior planned extracapsular cataract extraction experience.
Corneal endothelial cell loss in post-penetrating keratoplasty patients after cataract surgery: Phacoemulsification versus planned extracapsular cataract extraction.
Extracapsular cataract extraction versus phacoemulsification and foldable versus rigid intraocular lenses.
In our study, 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.
Patients were divided into two groups, those who underwent extracapsular cataract extraction (80 eyes) and those having phacoemulsification (395 eyes).
Bacterial contamination of intraocular and extraocular fluids during extracapsular cataract extraction.
Phacoemulsification was performed in 42 case (84%) and conventional extracapsular cataract extraction (ECCE) in 8 cases (16%), depending on preoperative status.
In ophthalmic intraocular surgeries such as cataract surgery, including phaco emuslification, extracapsular cataract extraction with or without intraocular lens implantation, small incisional cataract surgery, trabeculectomy and vitrectomy, it is important to prevent any rise in IOP before a surgical incision is made.
8mm) or an extracapsular cataract extraction (7-10mm).
Once the intraocular pressure was controlled to a safe level, all the patients were undergone extracapsular cataract extraction with posterior chamber IOL implantation (ECCE with PC IOL).
The commonest surgery was phaco-emulsification (n=79; 53 Percent), followed by extracapsular cataract extraction with intraocular lens implantation (n=33; 22.