An Overview of Nd:YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Eyyup Karahan, Duygu Er, Suleyman Kaynak


Nd:YAG laser capsulotomy is accepted as standard treatment for posterior capsule opacification (PCO). Although, Nd:YAG laser capsulotomy is a noninvasive and safe treatment it carries risk of some complications. Using less total energy and performing smaller capsulotomies are effective choices to decrease complications after Nd:YAG capsulotomy.


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