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What is Aphakia?

What is Aphakia?

  • Aphakia: Absent eye lens. The disorder may be present at birth or result from such things as lens dislocation, cataract surgery, ulcer or trauma.
  • Aphakia: Absence of crystalline lens totally or partially from field of vision, from any cause except after cataract extraction. Aphakia is mainly congenital or as result of LENS DISLOCATION AND SUBLUXATION.
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Aphakia: absence of the natural lens of the eye (usually resulting from the removal of cataracts).
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Aphakia: Introduction

Types of Aphakia:

Broader types of Aphakia:

How serious is Aphakia?

Complications of Aphakia: see complications of Aphakia

What causes Aphakia?

Causes of Aphakia: see causes of Aphakia

What are the symptoms of Aphakia?

Symptoms of Aphakia: see symptoms of Aphakia

Complications of Aphakia: see complications of Aphakia

Aphakia: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Aphakia.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Aphakia.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Aphakia: Ophthalmologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Aphakia.
Treatments for Aphakia: see treatments for Aphakia
Research for Aphakia: see research for Aphakia

Name of Aphakia

Main name of condition: Aphakia


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