multifocal lens implant


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Related to multifocal lens implant: Intraocular lens implant, Intraocular lenses
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Noun1.multifocal lens implant - a type of lens implant that contains several rings with a common center and adjusts for near or far vision; the eye is in focus for near and far vision simultaneously
interocular lens implant, IOL, lens implant - a clear plastic lens that is implanted in the eye; usually done when the natural lens has been removed in a cataract operation
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"Multifocal lens implant surgery is very quick and the results are pretty immediate.
* The effect of presbyopia and the loss of unaided near vision for presbyopic myopes unless opting for a multifocal lens implant
Newer multifocal lens implants correct your cataract and also allow you to see at varying distances, thus reducing your need for eyeglasses for near or distance vision.

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