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An irrigating solution is being squirted onto a patients eye during cataract surgery to maintain pupil dilation.
230717-F-OG981-1429.JPG Photo By: Staff Sgt. Kelsey Martinez

Santiago de Veraguas, Panama - A U.S. service member performs cataract surgery on a patient during Panamax Alpha exercise at Regional Hospital Dr. Luis "Chicho" Fabrega in Santiago de Veraguas, Panama, July 17, 2023. The Ophthalmology Medical Readiness Training Exercise (MEDRETE) provided junior residents and attending, medical personnel, and administrative staff an opportunity to forge connections, sharpen skills, and enhance operational readiness by addressing a diverse spectrum of chronic eye conditions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kelsey Martinez)


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