The LASIK industry & the FDA have conspired since LASIK's inception to purposely withhold information vital to the public in making a truly informed LASIK decision. With, The hope is to show you what the industry and FDA would not and did not even think of doing until LASIK casualties started speaking out, and yet, they still did NOTHING.
IntraLase: Changing the LASIK Landscape PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 29 November 2005 19:00



Though the exact cause of TLS is still uncertain, some surgeons believe that the inflammation is caused by necrotic cellular debris, a byproduct of the gas bubbles that are formed to create the flap. Others speculate that the cause may be inflammatory cykotines migrating from the flap interface and sidewall to the perilimbal sclera and iris base.

Flap dimensions created with the IntraLase FS laser

J Cataract Refract Surg. 2004 Jan;30(1):26-32

"Two slipped flaps and 20 cases of interface inflammation occurred early in the series".