capsulorhexis forceps

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capsulorhexis forceps

An instrument which is used to cut the anterior capsule of the lens in cataract surgery.
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Capsulorrhexis was performed with capsulorrhexis forceps and removed throu9h the corneal incision.
Table 1: Results from questionnaire and statistical significance Instrument Disposable (n=157) Permanent (n=94) Good Mod Poor Good Mod Poor Dissecting Scissors 59 33 7 82 1 0 Vannas Scissors 4 5 0 2 0 0 Westcott Scissors 3 19 0 11 0 0 'Y' Nucleus Rotator 13 6 0 42 0 0 Spring Wire Speculum 84 32 9 65 8 6 Curved Needle Holder 5 2 1 5 0 0 45 Degree Tying Forceps 44 4 1 33 0 0 Straight Toothed Forceps 6 5 1 12 0 0 Colibri Toothed Forceps 92 23 3 65 0 0 Straight Tying Forceps 17 1 1 23 0 0 Curved Toothed Forceps 1 1 1 5 1 0 Capsulorrhexis Forceps 74 39 7 75 1 0 Ambidextrous Chopper 26 27 0 41 0 2 Koch Chopper 21 3 1 7 2 0 Instrument p Values Dissecting Scissors p < 0.
The surgeon-designed Giannetti MICS Capsulorrhexis Forceps performs a capsulorrhexis through a 1.