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Veteran brought a new eye

September 25 2007

Veteran of the war in Afghanistan Ivan Stepanov almost two years have not seen anything. Affected by concussion and shrapnel wound many years ago.

At first he began to go blind left eye, then began to see the bad and right. When asked Samara ophthalmologists, they immediately said they needed an operation that would be very difficult. And so it proved. Surgeon Andrew Zolotarev met with such difficulties, which even could not foresee. Right eye, in fact, had to collect it again, remove scars, restores the finest vessels.

According to experts, such operations are rare in the world. But not for nothing Samara ophthalmologists are leading not only in our country but also abroad. Recently the city hosted an international conference to discuss local experiences. Experience did not disappoint at this time. The operation was performed without complications. Veteran now sees the right eye and do without outside help. Reports Newsinfo.

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