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By Dr. James Ogden
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Cataract Patients return for follow-up


This continues updates from Dr. James Ogden and his team on their eye care mission trip to Vietnam and Cambodia.

March 28, 2017

Dear Friends:

Thursday, we went to Sa Ang, a village where we had a clinic in 2011. On that trip, we found a number of patients there with significantly decreased vision due to cataracts. These people were able to go to Battambang to Dr. Sarou’s clinic to have surgery shortly after we left to return home from that trip. We got to see some of these same people this year, and aside from a few who have cloudy lens capsules and need a YAG laser procedure, their eyes are still doing well. In 2015, I re-gifted a Mentor slit lamp microscope to Kosal, so we had it at S...

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