aphakic


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someone afflicted by aphakia

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Material and Methods: Sixty eyes of 60 aphakic patients who underwent removal of silicon oil from December 2014 to August 2015 in AFIO after successful retinal re-attachment surgery were analysed.
Trabeculectomy with mitomycin C versus Ahmed glaucoma implant with mitomycin C for treatment of pediatric aphakic glaucoma.
The addition of aphakic measurements acquired using the Holos IntraOp Wavefront Aberrometer provides unique data to further refine IOL power calculation with the existing formulae.
Ophthalmic device studies showed a higher than 50 percent enrollment for women--an interesting finding most likely attributed to the high number of PAS-required devices designed for older adults (intraocular lenses for aphakic patients, for example).
In Aphakic people, ultraviolet radiation can have particularly dangerous effects such as cystoid macular edema.
They inform ophthalmologists about its evolution, indications and contraindications, preoperative evaluation, eye banking issues related to procurement of donor cornea, instruments, methods of graft insertion, various techniques and modifications, outcomes, complications and their management, and the use of DSAEK for special situations: the triple procedure of phacoemulsification, intraocular lens implantation, and deep lamellar endothelial keratoplasty; aphakic eyes; intraoperative floppy iris syndrome; glaucomatous eyes; pediatric cases; and failed grafts.
The aphakic eagle that had undergone phacoemulsification had bilateral linear scars from the clear corneal incisions and bilateral mild posterior capsular opacification.
However, Model B only predicted significantly more responses for four BCTs for the normal aged group (no aphakic observers): black and red (p < .
Objectives: To see complications during and after Nd-YAG laser capsulotomy and evaluate the visual outcome in aphakic and pseudophakic patients with posterior capsular opacification.
Thus, the presence of OAG, PSC lens opacities, or aphakic cataract surgery had a marked impact on visual functioning and related quality of life (11).
Because he was bilaterally aphakic after cataract extractions in the 1950s without intraocular lens implants, his subsequent spectacle prescription of +17 diopters rendered his glasses so heavy that prolonged wear had caused a large indentation to his nasal bridge (figure).
Fishman and co-workers (18) found that 53% of the patients with RP have posterior subscapsular lens opacities (PSC)or were bilaterally aphakic.
Today, instead of those spectacles for aphakic eyes (eyes without their natural lens), doctors can prescribe a contact lens to eliminate many magnification problems.
The left eye, which was aphakic, possessed good vision with contact lens correction.