Nd-YAG laser

Nd-YAG laser

Neodymium-yttrium aluminum garnet laser Surgery A photocoagulation unit used to control acute and chronic GI hemorrhage–eg, endoscopically guided Nd-YAG laser may be used to control esophageal varices, vascular ectasias, angiodysplasia, radiation-induced telangiectasia, watermelon stomach, telangiectasia of Osler-Weber-Rendu, BPH, palliation of CA and benign and malignant obstructive biliary tract lesions. See Lasers.
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The Nd-YAG laser in pulse mode was adopted for use in ophthalmology, and the first posterior capsulotomy in the human eye was performed in January 1979 by Aron-Rosa15.
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Nd-YAG laser posterior capsulotomy introduced a technique for closed eye, effective and relatively safe opening of opacified posterior capsule and laser capsulotomy became the standard care.
The CO2 laser, the Nd laser and the Nd-YAG laser all generate a concentrated beam of light.
9-10 One of the recent indications for the application of Nd-YAG laser in posterior segment is to treat pre macular subhyaloid heamorhage.
Objectives: To see complications during and after Nd-YAG laser capsulotomy and evaluate the visual outcome in aphakic and pseudophakic patients with posterior capsular opacification.
Cardio-cerebrovascular complications from Nd-YAG laser treatment of lung cancer.
According to Myers, who treated 150 cavity-ridden teeth in 100 patients with a Nd-YAG laser, the procedure is so successful that he expects it to be approved by the Food and Drug Administration for office use within "maybe three to six months.
Tenders are invited for Q- Switched Nd-Yag Laser For The Department Of Dermatology At All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur
Nd-YAG laser iridotomy for the primary angle closure glaucoma was performed at Basaveshwar Teaching and General Hospital during the period of December 2013 to May 2015.