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Year : 2022  |  Volume : 36  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 149-156

Review of primary posterior capsulorhexis in cataract surgery

Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Lisa B Arbisser
644 Beach Rd, Sarasota, Florida 34242
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/sjopt.sjopt_183_21

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This article reviews the history and technique of primary posterior capsulorhexis with emphasis on anterior hyaloid membrane preservation and combined posterior optic capture of intraocular lenses into Berger's space for the purpose of lens stability and secondary cataract elimination among other potential advantages. Applications, variations, efficacy, and safety of the procedure are reviewed.

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