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If someone has cataracts removal surgery with mono-focal

intraocular lenses can those lenses...
If someone has cataracts removal surgery with mono-focal intraocular lenses can those lenses later be removed and replaced with multi-focal intraocular lenses such as the AcrySof IQ ReSTOR, ReZoom, Crystalens, Synchrony,etc. ?             Thank you,       ***** *****
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it can be done. The lens can be taken out and replaced with a multifocal one though it is a little difficult to take out the lens from the bag in which it has been placed but it can surely be done. Thanks.

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