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Study of the lens epithelial cell density in cataractous eyes operated on with extracapsular and intercapsular techniques.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2329479     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Epithelial cell counting was performed in 47 fragments from lens anterior capsules obtained during extracapsular and intercapsular surgery. Mean cell count was 3,277 cell/mm2; there was no correlation between cell number and age and no significant difference in cell counts between extracapsular and intercapsular surgery. There were, however, significant differences between advanced cataracts and the other cataract types (2,947 vs. 3,356). This may be important in explaining the differences in regenerative opacification of the posterior capsule in the different types of cataracts.
Authors:
C Argento; J Zárate
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cataract and refractive surgery     Volume:  16     ISSN:  0886-3350     ISO Abbreviation:  J Cataract Refract Surg     Publication Date:  1990 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-05-29     Completed Date:  1990-05-29     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8604171     Medline TA:  J Cataract Refract Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  207-10     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Instituto de la Visión, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Aging
Analysis of Variance
Cataract / classification
Cataract Extraction / methods*
Cell Count
Child
Epithelial Cells
Female
Humans
Lens Capsule, Crystalline / cytology*
Lens, Crystalline / cytology*
Male
Middle Aged

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