pseudophakia


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pseu·do·phak·i·a

(sū'dō-fak'ē-ă),
An eye in which the natural lens is replaced with an intraocular lens.
[pseudo- + phakos, lentil (lens)]

pseudophakia

[-fā′kē·ə]
artificial lens implantation after cataract surgery.

pseu·do·phak·i·a

(sū'dō-fak'ē-ă)
An eye in which the natural lens is replaced with an intraocular lens.
[pseudo- + phakos, lentil (lens)]

pseudophakia 

A condition in which an aphakic eye has been fitted with an intraocular lens to replace the crystalline lens. See pseudophakic eye.
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Cataract surgical coverage was defined as the percentage of eyes (or people) treated with cataract surgery divided by the number of eyes (or people) with pseudophakia, aphakia, or operable cataract (21).
Ousley, on 100 eyes of 88 patients with corneal edema from fuch's dystrophy and Pseudophakia bullous keratopathy to evaluate visual acuity, 98% corneas were clear and grafts were healed in good position.
Anterior chamber intraocular lens have complications like pupillarly block, endothelial damage with high risk of corneal decompensation, cystoids macular edema, uveitis, glaucoma, hyphaema and pseudophakia bullous keratopathy.
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He had pseudophakia in his right eye operated 10 years back.
Intraocular pressure and the corneal endothelium after Nd: YAG laser posterior capsulotomy, Relative effects of aphakia and pseudophakia.
Pigment dispersion and Intraocular pressure elevation in pseudophakia.
66% patient who had against the rule, 1 patient had operated pseudophakia with scleral tunnel scar.
Use of antiglaucoma agents particularly prostaglandins like latanoprost, bimatoprost, travoprost and beta-blocker like timolol have been associated with increased incidence of CME in patients with postoperative pseudophakia.
33%) Table 8: Slit lamp examination SLE FINDINGS NO OF PATIENT Immature cataract 19 Traumatic mydriasis / Pupillary abnormality 32 Hyphaema 12 Phacodonesis 08 Pseudophakia 04 Shallow/flat Anterior chamber 10 Tobacco dusting 04 Mature cataract 06 Subconjunctival hemorrhage 05 Anterior chamber reaction 03 Posterior synechia 04 Lens dislocation in vitreous 13 Lens dislocation in Anterior Chamber 06 Iridodialysis 05 Ruptured lens capsule/ Lens Matter in AC 05 Pigment dispersion 07 Corneal edema 32 Vitreous in Anterior Chamber 14 Table 9 : Visual acuity VISION At Follow-up presentation < 1 wk.
TABLE-13 Pre op a/s Std R/X IVTA Total LOCS 1 8 10 18 LOCS2 10 11 21 PSEUDOPHAKIA 21 19 40 Total 30 40 79 Analysis shows no significant statistical difference between 2 groups.