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Posterior Capsule of the Lens

Known as: Posterior Capsule, Lens, Capsule, Lens Posterior, Posterior lens capsule 
The posterior aspect of the casing that surrounds the natural CRYSTALLINE LENS.
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Review
2013
Review
2013
  • J. M. Petrash
  • Investigative ophthalmology & visual science
  • 2013
  • Corpus ID: 22265026
Reduced quality of life and financial burden due to visual impairment and blindness begin to increase dramatically when… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
  • A. Churchill, J. Graw
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B…
  • 2011
  • Corpus ID: 1779039
Cataracts (opacities of the lens) are frequent in the elderly, but rare in paediatric practice. Congenital cataracts (in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To investigate mechanical properties of the human posterior lens capsule. METHODS Twenty-five human donor eyes were… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND/AIMS Epiretinal and retrolental proliferation may occur during prolonged use of the novel tamponade agent… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Purpose: To develop a system for high‐resolution imaging of the posterior lens capsule after intraocular lens surgery for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The macromolecular components of bovine glomerular basement membrane (GBM) and lens capsules (anterior and posterior) solubilized… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
ABSTRACT It has been a clinical impression that posterior chamber lens implants in some way inhibit opacification of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Ten eyes of five Rhesus monkeys underwent extracapsular lens extraction. The right eye of each monkey was allowed to retain an… Expand
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1984
1984
Exposure of four monkey and 26 rabbit eyes to neodymium-YAG laser irradiation to the posterior lens capsule or the mid-vitreous… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
  • M. Parks
  • Ophthalmology
  • 1983
  • Corpus ID: 39062765
Concern continues about the best and safest method to surgically manage cataracts in children. Posterior capsulectomy and… Expand
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