Microbiologic analysis of aqueous humor in phacoemulsification


Oguz H. , Satici A., Guzey M., Aslan G., Tasci S.

JAPANESE JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.43, no.3, pp.162-165, 1999 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0021-5155(99)00013-1
  • Title of Journal : JAPANESE JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.162-165

Abstract

Purpose: This study was designed as a microbiologic survey of the fluids aspirated from the anterior chamber at the end of cataract extraction performed by phacoemulsification, and to correlate the contamination rate of the anterior chamber to the surgical technique used.