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When was first operation to remove cataracts was carried out ?

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Asked by onlytruth, 09 Mar '12 07:10 pm
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10th century in Iraq. Muslims also established the first apothecary shops and dispensaries, founded the first medieval school of pharmacy, and wrote great treatises on pharmacology.
Answered by Ignorants, 09 Mar '12 07:12 pm

 
  
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Cataract surgery has a long history. It was mentioned in the code of Hammurabi, a Babylonian king who lived 4,000 years ago.
Answered by Ataur Rahman, 09 Mar '12 07:13 pm

 
  
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About 4000 years ago...
Answered by vijay, 09 Mar '12 07:55 pm

 
  
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