Monday, May 30, 2011

Microwave Treatment to Replace Cornea Transplants

"Those hundreds of patients, who suffer from cornea problems, can happily bid goodbye to transplants," according to a Yahoo! News post. "In a new treatment specialists are using microwave probe to heat the cornea to around 60 degree Celsius, a procedure that corrects rugby-ball eye - the abnormal shape caused by keratoconus, reports Sky News."

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