Painting technique for staining the anterior lens capsule.


We describe a technique of capsule staining called capsule painting. Using a Khokhar capsule painting cannula, the dye is spread directly over the anterior capsule but to no other part of the anterior chamber. There is minimal turbulence in the anterior chamber as there is no need to replace the injected viscoelastic material. The use of minimal dye and… (More)


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@article{Khokhar2003PaintingTF, title={Painting technique for staining the anterior lens capsule.}, author={Sudarshan Kumar Khokhar and Mayank S Pangtey and Anita Panda and Harinder singh Sethi}, journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery}, year={2003}, volume={29 3}, pages={435-6} }