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Biomedical Engineering

, Volume 53, Issue 1, pp 11–13 | Cite as

A 3-μm Laser Perforator for Ophthalmic Surgery

  • V. A. MikhailovEmail author
  • Yu. L. Kalachev
  • I. A. Shcherbakov
  • М. А. Frolov
  • P. А. Gonchar
  • V. V. Shklyaruk
  • А. М. Frolov
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An Er:YAG laser device for effective perforation of narrow channels in biological tissues was developed. Ophthalmic application of this device for chalazion surgery demonstrated its high efficiency for treatment of young and middle-aged patients.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. A. Mikhailov
    • 1
    Email author
  • Yu. L. Kalachev
    • 1
  • I. A. Shcherbakov
    • 1
  • М. А. Frolov
    • 2
  • P. А. Gonchar
    • 2
  • V. V. Shklyaruk
    • 2
  • А. М. Frolov
    • 2
  1. 1.Prokhorov General Physics Institute, Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Peoples’ Friendship University of RussiaMoscowRussia

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