Causes reduction in corneal transparency
Explained on Fig. 2.2.2
Timing of suturing
As soon as possible: the risk of endophthalmitis increases after 24 h  and the threat of ECH is also real ; conversely, a short delay is preferred to improper suturing due to lack of expertise/experience, material, etc.2
Clean wound edges first (Table 2.2.5 provides further details on suture introduction)
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