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cateracts 10 years after laser surgery. corneal scarring. difficult to remove cateracts. what to do?

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Dr. Harvey Fishman
Ophthalmology 21 years experience
Combined surgeries : It depends on the severity of corneal scarring . If severe enough a combined cornea transplant with cataract surgery can be done. If the cornea is still viable consider having a retinal surgeon work with a cataract surgeon to safely remove the cataract
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Cataract, K scar: New tools help remove cataracts in patients with significant corneal (K) scarring. Trypan blue and other dyes can stain capsule of cataract to make removal safer. More information: eyedoc2020 blogspot com

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