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phakic adults

English translation: adults whose natural lenses are intact

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22:11 Jun 15, 2005
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Medical - Medical: Instruments
English term or phrase: phakic adults
The contact lense is indicated in phakic adults for treatment of moderate to high Myopia or Hyperopia. ....

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English translation:adults whose natural lenses are intact
Explanation:
http://www.fda.gov/cdrh/phakic/glossary.html
Phakic
-with the natural lens of the eye; from the Greek word "phacos" meaning lens.

Phakic Lens
-an intraocular lens that is implanted in the eye with the eye's natural lens still in place.
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adults whose natural lenses are intact


Explanation:
http://www.fda.gov/cdrh/phakic/glossary.html
Phakic
-with the natural lens of the eye; from the Greek word "phacos" meaning lens.

Phakic Lens
-an intraocular lens that is implanted in the eye with the eye's natural lens still in place.

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Mexico
Local time: 02:42
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Elizabeth Rudin
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agree  Kim Metzger: I had to look that one up, for sure. OED: of the eye, having a crystalline lens (as is normal).
3 mins

agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
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agree  EdithK
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agree  Angela Dickson
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agree  xxxAlfa Trans
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