- Wilhelm August Gottlieb Manniske, MD (1769-1835): microscope use during removal of buried corneal body in 1792J Fraser Muirhead
Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
JAMA Ophthalmol 131:238-41. 2013..During removal of the foreign body, the doctor inspected the corneal incision with a microscope to confirm the suspected presence of the foreign body. This may be the first use of a microscope in eye surgery...