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, aphacia (ă-fā′kē-ă) (ă-fā′sē-ă) [ ¹an- + phaco-l]
Absence of the crystalline lens of the eye.
aphakicaphacic (ă-fā′kik) (ă-fā′sik), adjective


pertaining to aphakia.

aphakic crescent
the crescent-shaped tapetal reflex seen between the iris margin and a subluxated lens.
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In aphakic patients, ROSO can be done either through anterior limbal approach or through pars plana approach.
The aim of the present study was to see the complications occurring during and after Nd-YAG laser capsulotomy in aphakic and pseudophakic patients with posterior capsular opacification and see immediate visual outcome as visual acuity.
Figure 2 bars indicate, for each stimulus, (1) standard luminance (left), (2) aphakic adjustments (centre) and (3) mean of tritanomalous adjustments (right).
Exclusion criteria were pseudophakic and/or aphakic patients of any age, patiens with dense ocular media opacities, and patients with concomitant congenital eye disease.
The contract is the delivery of intraocular lenses (the college) aphakic soft colleges, colleges aphakic hard, phakic and other colleges for the needs of University Hospital F.
In 2016, Clarity will release software to accurately predict the required IOL power using an aphakic measurement.
The risk of glaucoma has been determined to be as high as 32% among aphakic children in previous studies.
The accompanying DVD contains videos of angle kappa, aphakic bullous keratopathy, ECCE (extracapsular cataract extraction) manual non-phaco techniques, traumatic dislocation of IOL, aniridia with subluxated cataract and glaucoma, and glued and multifocal glued IOL.
A two-month-old girl was born with a congenital cataract in the right eye and following lens extraction she is now aphakic with emmetropia in the fellow eye.
After the second surgery, 4 of the 13 PEX patients remained aphakic, while the IOL was implanted in the anterior chamber in 5 patients, in the sulcus in 2 patients and was fixated to the sclera in 2 patients.
1: Pie Diagram Showing Type of IOL Implantation Type of IOL implantation Anterior chamber IOL implantation 2% Ciliary sulcus fixation 5% Aphakic 8% Intracapsular bag implantation 85% Note: Table made from pie chart.