bandage lens


bandage lens
a soft contact lens that is used to protect the corneal epithelium and allow epithelial abrasions to heal.

The new mediacal dictionary. 2014.

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  • bandage lens — see contact lenses * * * a soft contact lens worn on a diseased or injured cornea to protect or treat it …   Medical dictionary

  • Lens — The transparent structure inside the eye that focuses light rays onto the retina (the nerve layer that lines the back of the eye, senses light and creates impulses that go through the optic nerve to the brain). The lens was named after the lentil …   Medical dictionary

  • Contact lens — Contacts redirects here. For the software application, see Address book. A pair of contact lenses, positioned with the concave side facing upward …   Wikipedia

  • Contact lens — Lentilles de contact Verres de contact posés avec la face concave vers le haut …   Wikipédia en Français

  • contact lenses — lenses worn directly against the eye, separated from it only by a film of tear fluid. Corneal microlenses cover only the cornea, while haptic lenses cover some of the surrounding sclera as well. Contact lenses are used mainly in place of glasses …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Acuvue — Lentilles de contact Verres de contact posés avec la face concave vers le haut …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Contact lenses — Lentilles de contact Verres de contact posés avec la face concave vers le haut …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lentille de contact — Lentilles de contact Verres de contact posés avec la face concave vers le haut …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lentilles correctrices — Lentilles de contact Verres de contact posés avec la face concave vers le haut …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lentilles cosmétiques — Lentilles de contact Verres de contact posés avec la face concave vers le haut …   Wikipédia en Français


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