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What is Advanced Surface Ablation (ASA) eye surgery?

What is eyestalk ablation?

  • Eyestalk ablation is the removal of one (unilateral) or both (bilateral) eyestalks from a crustacean. It is routinely practiced on female shrimps (or prawns) in almost every marine shrimp maturation or reproduction facility in the world, both research and commercial.

What is corneal surface ablation and how does it work?

  • Corneal surface ablation is an alternative to LASIK that’s also commonly known as photorefractive keratectomy or PRK. Other common names are LASEK, Advanced Surface Ablation, Epi-LASIK, or no-flap LASIK. How Long Does it Take For Corneal Surface Ablation to Work?

What is an ablation and how does it work?

  • An ablation, by contrast, is meant to remove a layer (or layers) of tissue with the aim of restoring normal function. Some of the more common types of ablation include: Surface ablation of the skin involves the removal of a layer of tissue to treat discoloration, improve skin texture, or remove superficial lesions, warts, or tumors.

image-What is Advanced Surface Ablation (ASA) eye surgery?
image-What is Advanced Surface Ablation (ASA) eye surgery?
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