Flashcards in Chap 17, The Eye, Treatment Deck (7)
Removal of the entire eyeball from the orbit of the eye.
Surgical repair of the cornea; corneal transplant.
Use of a laser to seal retinal tears and leaky retinal blood vessels.
Use of an excimer laser to correct errors of refraction (myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism).
Lens of the eye is extracted (cataract removal) using ultrasonic vibrations.
Procedure to suture a band of silicone on the sclera directly over a detached portion of the retina.