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Eye Specialty Animal Clinic

BRIGHT EYE ANIMAL HOSPITAL

As the lens opacity progressed, the complication rate increased. Unfortunately, there is currently no medication that can prevent or slow the progression of cataracts, and phacoemulsification with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation is the standard of care.

The key to success of cataract management is early diagnosis, monitoring, medications, and surgery.

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Procedure of Cataract surgery

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General Ophthalmic examination Staging cataract and inspect for co-exists disorders

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Preoperative examination Blood exam, X-ray

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Electroretinography (ERG) Evaluate the function of the retina

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Phacoemusification with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation

Clinical cases

  • pr
  • +1 mon

canine cataract

  • pre
  • +1 yr

canine cataract

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  • post

feline cataract

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  • post

Lens luxation

When all of the lens zonules are torn, the lens will luxate anteriorly or posteriorly. Anterior lens luxation is considered an ophthalmic emergency for pain, lacrimation, conjunctival hyperemia and corneal edema which can lead to glaucoma, uveitis and retinal detachment, etc. To prevent loss of vision, immediate treatment is recommended.

Involved research

Presentations

  • Kwon Y, Kim J, Bae et al. 2013. 5. Microphakia Associated With Lens Subluxation in a Cat. Korean Society of Veterinary Clinics.
  • Lee DB, Kim J, Bae JH et al. 2012.10. Occurrence of Ocular Hamartoma in a Korean Native Calf. Korean Society of Veterinary Clinics.
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