Hydration Using Irrigation Port in Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery | ASCRS
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Hydration Using Irrigation Port in Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery
April 2018
Meeting: 2018 Annual Meeting
Presenters: Hisaharu Suzuki, MD, Yoichiro Masuda, MD, PhD, Hiroshi Takahashi, MD
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The film shows a simple technique for hydrating the corneal stroma in cataract surgery using an irrigation port. Pushing the irrigation port against the corneal stroma for a few seconds during phacoemulsification generated edema in the corneal incision that subsequently prevented leakage.
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This film was submitted to the 36th Annual ASCRS Film Festival within the 2018 ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting. 

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