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E-poster/E-video Room (Tokyo International Forum G408/G505, Imperial Hotel 2F Hana)
New Technology and Alternative Medicine


Posterior Capsular Polishing by 26G Needle in Posterior Capsular Opacification in Operated Cases of High Myopia

Vijay Nichlani

To remove elschnig pearls from the posterior capsule of operated patient of high myopia without disturbing the integrity of posterior capsule from incision size of 26 G needle on OPD basis

Summary of Content
This method is very simple, under topical anesthesia with the usage of two 26 G needle we can perform this technique in removing elschnig pearls of high myopic patients, and since this method does not tear the posterior capsule can be repeated many times without the risk of retinal pull and vitreous disturbances.

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26 G needle capsular polishing

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