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Question:
My husband has glaucoma and is developing cataracts. He’s had iridotomies performed to help control the glaucoma about 15 years ago. Will this interfere with the cataract surgery?

Answer:
The iridotomies themselves do not interfere with cataract surgery.

Answered by: David F. Chang, MD Dr. David F. Chang

Categories: Cataracts, Eye Surgery, Glaucoma

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Answered: Jan 14, 2013

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