Overview

capsulotomy


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(kaps-yoo-lot-ŏmi)

an incision into the capsule of the lens, which – in modern operations for cataract – is made using a YAG laser to provide a path for light rays to reach the retina.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.