Lens refilling and regrowth of lens substance in the rabbit eye.

  • J Kessler
  • Published 1975 in Annals of ophthalmology


After evacuation the capsular sac of the rabbit lens collapses completely. Regrowth of lens substance often starts soon not only in the periphery, but in many places of the capsule sac. Experience with extracapsular extraction of cataracts in the human eye indicates a similar tendency to regrowth of lens substance in the human eye. 


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