intraocular lens

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Noun1.intraocular lens - an artificial lens that is implanted into the eye of someone to replace a damaged natural lens or someone who has had a cataract removed
lens, lens system, lense - a transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form images
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parent company of next generation intraocular lens implant company ClearSight LLC, the company said.
Alam M, Iqbal Z, Comparison of visual acuity and astigmatic changes in phacoemulsification with posterior chamber foldable vs non foldable intraocular lens implant.
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In addition, the iris scanner may not function properly if the user has had eye surgeries such as LASIK, LASEK, intraocular lens implant and iris scar treatment.
If you can fit this sensor device into an intraocular lens implant during cataract surgery, it won't require any further surgery for patients.
During cataract surgery, the natural lens is replaced with an intraocular lens implant to restore vision.
In standard cataract surgery, the surgeon makes a tiny incision in the front of the eye, uses an ultrasound probe to remove the clouded lens, and replaces it with a clear intraocular lens implant.
But when she saw the Verisyse Phakic Intraocular lens implant featured on "The Today Show," 20 years of struggling with contact lens, glasses and being rejected for Lasik surgery came to an end.
Today a patient has three choices for a substitute lens: cataract eyeglasses (which at one time were the only answer), contact lenses or an intraocular lens implant.
If cataracts occur and interfere with vision, cataract surgery may be necessary If the cataract is due to the use of cortisone, the cataract may be removed and replaced with an intraocular lens implant.
We are very excited about the enormous potential for Visiogen to revolutionize the intraocular lens implant market," said Andrew Firlik, M.
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