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Before having cataract surgery, can I get tested for sensitivity to the three lenses that are used in surgeries?
Intraocular lens implants don't create allergic reactions. Sensitivity testing for these products is unnecessary and unavailable.
Answered by: Gary Hirshfield, MD
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Answered: Jun 26, 2014
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