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What's the difference between a yag laser & an argon laser?

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Wavelength

The difference is the wavelength of the amplified ligh.
The wavelength will have a direct impact on its effects and target tissues.

In brief: Wavelength

The difference is the wavelength of the amplified ligh.
The wavelength will have a direct impact on its effects and target tissues.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. Marc Polecritti
Surgery - Plastics
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In brief: Laser

Argon lasers use argon gas to produce the laser beam, yag lasers use a garnet crystal.
Both are commonly used in eye surgery.

In brief: Laser

Argon lasers use argon gas to produce the laser beam, yag lasers use a garnet crystal.
Both are commonly used in eye surgery.
Dr. Marc Polecritti
Dr. Marc Polecritti
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