photodisruption

photodisruption

 [fo″to-dis-rup´shun]
disruption of tissues by laser-produced rapid ionization of molecules.
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The laser works by the mechanism of photodisruption in which there is formation of plasma which mechanically displaces and disrupts the surrounding tissue5.
The femtosecond laser has pulse duration of 10-15 and works on the principle of photodisruption that generates high-intensity electrical field by highly focussed and strong pulses.
After making the lenticule cut and sidecut and moving the patient under the surgical microscope, a blunt spatula was used to enter the area of anterior lamellar photodisruption and remove any residual material.
15) Femtosecond lasers work by cutting tissues with a process of photodisruption, unlike argon (photocoagulation) and excimer (photoablation) lasers.
Nd: YAG laser photodisruption of Hemorrhagic Detachment of internal limiting Membrane.
9] seconds) and causes photodisruption at its focal point, such as on the posterior capsule in the treatment of posterior capsular opacification (PCO).
Dr Jordaan then goes on to talk about photodisruption and optic double diffraction, but does not explain what these are, and when, how and why these are used.
Generation of calcium waves in living cells by pulsed-induced photodisruption.
Photodisruption results from formation of a plasma and shock wave that disrupts the site and surrounding tissue.
Moreover, after performing TYE, photodisruption of the embolus could have supported the reflow of retinal blood through the recanalization of the embolus.