lens capsule

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capsule of lens

the capsule enclosing the lens of the eye to which the zonular fibers attach.
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lens cap·sule

(lenz kap'sŭl)
The capsule enclosing the lens of the eye.
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Previous studies have used 20 MHz B scans to observe the posterior capsule of the lens [13, 14].
In patients with PEX, the material was observed and detected on the biomicroscope at the edge of the pupil and on the anterior capsule of the lens. All of the patients included in this study were operated on using the phaco method.