hyperopic


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hy·per·o·pic (H),

(hī'pĕr-ō'pik),
Pertaining to hyperopia.

hy·per·o·pic

(H) (hī'pĕr-ō'pik)
Pertaining to hyperopia.
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A differential change in the expression of the transcription factor ZENK, which increases with myopic defocus but is inhibited by hyperopic defocus, has been demonstrated.
Animal and human babies usually begin life slightly hyperopic.
These studies confirm that Visian ICL offers superior visual results over a wide range of myopic and hyperopic refractive errors and confirmed its safety and efficacy over a period of 17 years.
Note that the complete name for this ophthalmic laser is "WaveLight ALLEGRETTO WAVE[R] Eye-Q Excimer Laser System for laser assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) treatments of hyperopic refractive errors up to +6.
Hyperopes tend to be slightly over-corrected initially (that is, myopic) and find that the near vision is better than anticipated and the distance a little worse; this is more noticeable in hyperopic patients who were previously under-corrected with spectacles.
New Visian Hyperopic Toric ICL Now Available in International Markets
The hyperopic treatment range is smaller than with myopes as the visual outcome is increasingly variable with high hyperopes.
Included in the CE Mark approval was the STAAR Hyperopic Toric ICL, which is designed for patients with both hyperopia and astigmatism.
Approval of the premarket approval application is for the WaveLight ALLEGRETTO WAVE(R) Eye-Q Excimer Laser System to perform LASIK treatments in patients 18 years of age or older for the reduction or elimination of hyperopic refractive errors up to +6.
Refractive error--it is often assumed that myopic individuals have larger pupils than emmetropic and hyperopic individuals.
Included in the approval, STAAR Surgical received CE Mark approval for a Hyperopic Toric ICL which is designed for patients with both hyperopia, as well as astigmatism.
For hyperopic children it is important to ensure that minimum size surfaced uncuts are used rather than stock 65mm blanks.