monofocal IOL

monofocal IOL
noun
a lens with a single focus that is used after cataract surgery to provide clear distance vision
Hypernyms: ↑lens implant, ↑interocular lens implant, ↑IOL

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  • IOL — noun a clear plastic lens that is implanted in the eye; usually done when the natural lens has been removed in a cataract operation • Syn: ↑lens implant, ↑interocular lens implant • Hypernyms: ↑implant • Hyponyms: ↑accommodating lens implant, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • monofocal lens implant — noun a lens with a single focus that is used after cataract surgery to provide clear distance vision • Syn: ↑monofocal IOL • Hypernyms: ↑lens implant, ↑interocular lens implant, ↑IOL …   Useful english dictionary

  • interocular lens implant — noun a clear plastic lens that is implanted in the eye; usually done when the natural lens has been removed in a cataract operation • Syn: ↑lens implant, ↑IOL • Hypernyms: ↑implant • Hyponyms: ↑accommodating lens implant, ↑accommodati …   Useful english dictionary

  • lens implant — noun a clear plastic lens that is implanted in the eye; usually done when the natural lens has been removed in a cataract operation • Syn: ↑interocular lens implant, ↑IOL • Hypernyms: ↑implant • Hyponyms: ↑accommodating lens implant, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cataract surgery — Intervention Cataract in Human Eye Magnified view seen on examination with a slit lamp ICD 9 CM …   Wikipedia

  • Intraocular lens — An intraocular lens (IOL) is an implanted lens in the eye, usually replacing the existing crystalline lens because it has been clouded over by a cataract, or as a form of refractive surgery to change the eye s optical power. It usually consists… …   Wikipedia

  • Cataract — For other uses, see Cataract (disambiguation). Cataract Classification and external resources Magnified view of cataract in human eye, seen on examination with a slit lamp using diffuse illumination …   Wikipedia

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