This interesting case is an usually mature, dense cataract in a 12 year-old. The density of the nucleus required conversion from IA to phaco…a technique that the surgeon estimates is required in less than 2% of pediatric cataract cases.
Surgery location: on-board the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital in Chittagong, Bangladesh
Surgeon: Dr. Ramesh Kekunnaya, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
January 8, 2018