BRIEF HISTORY OF CATARACT SURGERY

BRIEF REVIEW ON OLD AND RECENT MODALITIES IN CATARACT SURGERY IN THE PAST IN THE ERA OF SUSHRATA CATRACT WAS OPERATED BY COUCHERS WHO USED TO DISLOCATE THE LENS IN POST CHAMBER BY PUSHING A NEEDLE VIA LIMBUS FOR SOMETIME PATIENT WAS ABLE TO SEE AS PUPILLARY AREA WOULD BE CLEAR 2 LATER THEIR WAS ERA OF CATRACT EXTRACTION BY ARUGAS FORCEPS BOTH INTRA AND EXTRA A 180 DEGREES CORNEO SECTION WAS MADE BY V G CATARCT KNIFE IN YOUNG PATIENTS DUE TO STRONG ZONULES AN ENZYME ALPHA CHYMOTRPSIN OR ZONOLYSINE WAS INJECTED IN A C 3 REMOVAL OF LENS BY VECTUS 5 ERSOPHAKE 6 SMITH INDIAN METHOD THAT WAS PRESSURE AND COUNTER PRESSURE 7 CROEXTRACTION THEN CAME THE ERA OF IOLS SICS WITH AC IOL SICS WITH PC IOL PHSCO WITH PC IOL PHACO WITH FOLDABLE PC IOL PHACO WITH BIFOCAL AND TRIFOCAL C IOL VERY RECENT LENSAR AND ROBOTIC SURGERY

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I already posted two separate posts . History related to cataract . History related to cataract surgery There is no comment from respected Curofians !

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