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Tooth in place with the woman's eyes back sight

September 18 2009

Sensational operation conducted American surgeons. They returned blind woman sight, placing her in the eyeball her own tooth. About this operation is already talking like a real breakthrough in ophthalmology.

60-year-old American was left without sight a few years ago, becoming totally helpless, she even contemplated suicide. But, fortunately for himself, he still decided to refer to specialists. Doctors one of the best U.S. hospitals spent her complicated surgery.

First, they pulled out the patient a tooth, and then make him an implant for that tooth to drill a hole, then put some plastic lens, doctors vshili tooth under the skin, so it stuck. And just two months was conducted finishing operation. Tooth inserted into the orbit. Now the patient can see the world in all colors, reports NTV.

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