keratome


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keratome

 [ker´ah-tōm]
a knife for incising the cornea.

ker·a·tome

(ker'ă-tōm),
A knife used for incising the cornea.
Synonym(s): keratotome

keratome

/ker·a·tome/ (ker´ah-tōm) a knife for incising the cornea.

ker·a·tome

(ker'ă-tōm)
A knife used for incising the cornea.
Synonym(s): keratotome.

keratome

An obtusely angle-bladed ophthalmic knife, sharp on both edges, sometimes used to cut into the CORNEA.

keratome

A surgical instrument with a sharp edge for incising the cornea. See keratomileusis; LASIK.

keratome

a knife for incising the cornea.
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Therefore, the Gebauer SL Keratome reduces potential problems due to wear and repeated cleaning and helps to decrease cycle times in the operating room.
The Nidek MK-2000 Keratome System is designed to create a lamellar flap on the surface of the cornea during refractive procedures, such as keratoplasty.
However, the Company must continue to deal with the keratome license issue, potential additional unpaid supplier lawsuits; for without a successful resolution to each of these issues, the company will exhaust its cash reserves and may have to seek judicial reorganization.
IntraLase FS Laser Keratome," followed 88 patients undergoing bilateral LASIK, each eye randomized for flap creation with IntraLase or the leading microkeratome.
Its products include the LaserScan LSX(R) and the International AstraScan(R) precision microspot scanning systems, its international research and development activities related to the Astra family of products used to perform custom ablation procedures known as CustomEyes and its MicroShape(R) family of keratome products.
The study, "Randomized Prospective Clinical Study of LASIK Performed with Mechanical vs IntraLase FS Laser Keratome," followed 88 patients undergoing bilateral LASIK, each eye randomized for flap creation with IntraLase or the leading microkeratome.
Its products include the LaserScan LSX(R) precision microspot scanning system, its international research and development activities related to the Astra family of products used to perform custom ablation procedures known as CustomEyes and its MicroShape(R) family of keratome products.
IntraLase is the only company to receive the CE mark for a femtosecond laser keratome, and the Company also received certification of registration that its Quality Management System meets the requirements of ISO 13485.
Sinski, Chopper, Mcpherson forceps, Iris repositor, Needle, Yag leser, A-Scan, Flash autoclave, Inj Lignocaine, Inj Hyaluronidase, Inj Decadron, Keratome, Gloves, IOL, Tab Acetezolamide, Spectacles, Frame, Dark glass.
Between these types of transactions and the normal core business, our anticipated FDA approval on the Photon (the system is already approved for sale internationally) and expanded indications of use for our Ocular Blood Flow Analyzer, not to mention the launch of our new Micro Keratome for Lasik surgery, things are now going our way," Motter concluded.
testing for each different type of keratome replacement blade.
IntraLase Corporation announced that the United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for its Femtosecond Laser Keratome System.