phacocele

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phacocele

 [fak´o-sēl]
hernia of the eye lens.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

phac·o·cele

(fak'ō-sēl),
Hernia of the lens of the eye through the sclera.
[phaco- + G. kēlē, hernia]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

phac·o·cele

(fak'ō-sēl)
Hernia of the lens of the eye through the sclera.
[phaco- + G. kēlē, hernia]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

phacocele 

Hernia of the crystalline lens through a rupture of the sclera near the limbus. It lodges underneath the conjunctiva. Syn. lenticele.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann
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