This is a cataract extraction surgery in a 6-year-old girl, with congenital cataract and pupillary membrane. The membrane was carefully removed and the cataract was aspirated. An IOL was placed in the capsular bag and the wounds were closed with sutures.
Surgery location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Trujillo, Peru
Surgeon: Dr. Stephen Lane, University of Minnesota
July 25, 2017