phaco-

phaco-

1. Lens-shaped, relating to a lens;
2. Birthmark; as in phacomatosis.
[G. phakos, lentil (lens), anything shaped like a lentil]

phaco-

Prefix meaning (1) lens-shaped, relating to a lens. (2) birthmark; as in phacomatosis.
[G. phakos, lentil (lens), anything shaped like a lentil]

phaco-

, phac-, phak-, phako- [Gr. phakos, lentil, wart, mole]
Prefix meaning lens.
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Characteristics of subjects recruited Phaco- emulsification surgery N (%) Gender Male 39 (39) Female 61 (61) Mean age, years ([+ or -] SD) 66.9 ([+ or -] 10.8) Education level No education 14 (14) Primary school 34 (34) Secondary school 40 (40) Tertiary 1 (1) Unspecified 11 (11) Associated medical conditions None 31 (31) Diabetes mellitus 33 (33) Other medical condition(s) 36 (36) Other eye pathology None 89 (89) Known diabetic retinopathy 6 (6) Other eye pathology 4 (4) Pre-op.