eximer laser

eximer laser

[ek′simir]
a small laser designed to break up organic molecules, such as cholesterol deposits, without producing intense heat.
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Tenders are invited for Eximer laser system (detailed specification and quantity are given in the tender document which can be purchased from deputy controller of accounts, madras regional accounts unit, department of atomic energy, vi floor, shastri bhavan, 4 haddows road, chennai 600 006 by paying the cost of the tender)
The eximer laser is then used to ablate or reshape the interior of the cornea to correct myopia, astigmatism, or farsightedness.
An eximer laser uses an ultraviolet wavelength to deliver pulses of energy that remove a small disc-shaped sliver of the central cornea.
Some have contributed to the creation of anti-tumour agents and some have been used in Eximer lasers to perform eye surgery.