Elschnig's pearls

pearls, Elschnig's 

Transparent clusters formed by proliferation of epithelial lens cells found in the remains of the capsule of the crystalline lens following extracapsular cataract extraction. They rarely affect vision. See extracapsular cataract extraction; Soemmering's ring.
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They can form swollen, abnormal shaped lens cell called Elschnig's pearls, which migrate over the posterior capsule into the visual axis12.
Elschnig's pearls were reported late in postoperative period (months to years).
87% of PCO was of fibrous variety and was seen in early postoperative period while Elschnig's pearls were seen in 16.