phacofragmentation

phac·o·frag·men·ta·tion

(fak'ō-frag'men-tā'shŭn),
Rupture and aspiration of the lens.

phacofragmentation

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Tenders are invited for Phacofragmentation System - Intra Ocular Lens Packs
Invented phacofragmentation and irrigation of cataracts technique and associated device, the J Shock Phacofragmenter.
The use of posterior segment phacofragmentation was associated with higher rate of RD, but the difference was not significant.
A femtosecond laser can be used to create anterior capsulotomy (a type of eye surgery in which an incision made into the capsule of the crystalline lens of the eye), effect phacofragmentation (rupture and aspiration of the lens), or make a variety of incisions during ocular surgery.
Phacofragmentation without perfluorocarbon liquid for dislocated crystalline lenses or lens fragments after phacoemulsification.
The LenSx system is indicated for anterior capsulotomy and laser phacofragmentation during cataract surgery, providing a complementary surgical approach to certain manual steps within the traditional cataract procedure.
Importantly, the system's sophisticated phacofragmentation techniques allow for easier and more efficient removal of all grades of cataracts and a major reduction in, or in a large number of procedures complete elimination of the use of the ultrasound energy required in conventional cataract surgery.
A femtosecond laser can be utilized to produce an anterior capsulotomy, effect phacofragmentation, and make a variety of incisions during cataract surgery.
Both regulatory actions, which cover the use of the novel platform in capsulotomy with and without laser phacofragmentation during cataract surgery, have opened the door for strategic and aggressive commercialization efforts in these markets.
Importantly, the system's sophisticated phacofragmentation techniques allow for the easy removal of all grades of cataracts while leading to a significant reduction in, and in some cases the complete elimination of, the use of ultrasound energy.
developer of the LensAR Laser System([TM]) for cataract surgery, announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the company's next-generation commercial system, for use in anterior capsulotomy, with and without laser phacofragmentation during cataract surgery.