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an abundant, usually overwhelming flow or fall, as of a river or rain

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an eye disease that involves the clouding or opacification of the natural lens of the eye

a large waterfall

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Superoxide dismutase activity in cataractous lenses.
The TRULIGN Toric posterior chamber intraocular lens is intended for primary implantation in the capsular bag of the eye for the visual correction of aphakia and postoperative refractive astigmatism secondary to removal of a cataractous lens in adult patients with or without presbyopia who desire reduction of residual refractive cylinder with increased spectacle independence and improved uncorrected near, intermediate and distance vision.
WHITESTAR Signature Phacoemulsification System, a leading-edge technology ultrasonic device that emulsifies and extracts a cataractous lens using less heat and turbulence and fusion fluidics to optimize outcomes; and
The SmartLens utilizes a similar thermodynamic Smart Material inserted through a micro-incision and opens up to a full-sized lens in the eye replacing the cataractous lens.
TECNIS multifocal IOLs are indicated for primary implantation for the visual correction of adult patients with and without presbyopia in whom a cataractous lens has been removed and who desire near, intermediate, and distance vision with increased spectacle independence.
We believe that this system will reduce the cost per case to remove cataractous lenses.
The Tecnis(R) foldable IOL is indicated for primary implantation for visual correction of aphakia in adults in whom a cataractous lens has been removed by phacoemulsification.
a California ophthalmologist, "The speed of Premier's Centauri Erbium:YAG laser has allowed me to more effectively open the anterior capsule and remove cataractous lens material.
TECNIS(R) foldable intraocular lenses are indicated for primary implantation for the visual correction of aphakia in adults in whom a cataractous lens has been removed by phacoemulsification.
chairman and president of Premier Laser Systems commented: "The goal of this program is to complete clinical trials using the Er:YAG laser to remove a cataractous lens.
The ReZoom(TM) IOL is indicated for the visual correction of aphakia in adult patients in whom a cataractous lens has been removed and who may benefit from useful near vision without reading glasses and increased spectacle independence across a range of distances.