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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Injection of Bevacizumab was given 4mm behind the limbus in the temporal quadrant in the phakic patients and 3.5mm in the patients having pseudophakia. The aim of the injection was to deposit the medicine in the mid-vitreous cavity.
In total, 2288 individuals (4576 eyes) participated in this study, among which 129 subjects (258 eyes) were excluded from the study due to pseudophakia (172), keratopathy (23), atrophy of eyeball (7), or severe lens opacity (56).
(9) reported that they did not believe that the trend of myopia in pseudophakia was the result of excessive elongation, but rather of normal eye growth with a fixed IOL power.
Inclusion criteria were as follows: adult patients (aged [greater than or equal to] 18), medically uncontrolled POAG or XFG, open angles in gonioscopy (grade 3 or 4 in four quadrants, according to the Shaffer classification), pseudophakia and a history of uneventful cataract surgery performed >6 months prior to listing for the glaucoma surgery.
Six patients (46%) of the DNOAP group were diagnosed with diabetic retinopathy, 4 patients (31%) had received prior ocular treatment (all pseudophakia), 2 patients (15%) were diagnosed with glaucoma, and 3 patients (23%) were diagnosed with cataracts, compared to none of these conditions in the control group.
Neely, "Refractive change in pediatric pseudophakia: 6-year follow-up," Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, vol.
Two children presented with pseudophakia, both were males belonging to socioeconomic class II.
Anterior segment examination was remarkable for radial keratotomy with pseudophakia OD and nuclear sclerosis +1 OS.
Hooymans et al and Nagasaki et all have shown aphakia and pseudophakia as risk factors of high grade PVR20,21.
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