[Scanning electron microscopy studies of human lenses].

  title={[Scanning electron microscopy studies of human lenses].},
  author={H J Hettlich and el-Hifnawi el-S},
  journal={Der Ophthalmologe : Zeitschrift der Deutschen Ophthalmologischen Gesellschaft},
  volume={94 3},
BACKGROUND In order to better understand the mechanism of tearing of the human lens capsule during circular capsulorhexis, scanning electron microscopic (SEM) examinations were made particularly of the rhexis edge. MATERIALS AND METHODS Anterior segments from cornea donor eyes, as well as capsular pieces extracted during cataract surgery, were studied… CONTINUE READING