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Preventing Posterior Capsule Opacification by Intraoperative Treatment of the Capsular Bag

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Title:  Preventing Posterior Capsule Opacification by Intraoperative Treatment of the Capsular Bag
Author:  Joa Aliancy, MD Ocular Pathology & Research Fellow
Date:  09/21/2016
Keywords/Main Subjects: Posterior Capsular Opacification; IOL; Cataract; Doxorubicin; Intra-operative
Diagnosis: None
Brief Description: Use of a well-known anti-metabolite intraoperatively during cataract surgery to prevent post-operative posterior capsular opacification.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_22074
Copyright statement: Copyright 2016. Please see terms of use page for more information.