1. phacoemulsification

noun. extracapsular surgery for cataracts in which ultrasonic sound breaks the cortex and nucleus of the lens into small fragments that are then vacuumed away through a small tube.

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1. Noun, singular or mass
For younger dogs, a method of removal known as phacoemulsification is the treatment of choice, according to VeterinaryPartner.com.

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