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Weekend Bytes - Risk factors for free cap!

Updated: Nov 13, 2023



-Free cap is an intra-operative complication of LASIK.

-In LASIK, a hinged corneal flap is created that allows the excimer laser to be applied on the exposed stromal bed.

-If the hinge of the corneal flap detaches, the flap becomes a free cap.


LOOK ABOVE FOR THE RISK FACTORS!


Tomorrow look out for management of free caps!


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Image from Rajan Eye Care Hospital⁣

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