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Aphakia Summary

Description: 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.

Also Known As: Aphakias

Networked: 865 relevant articles (37 outcomes, 52 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Aphakia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Silicones : 2 outcomes in 31 results : IBA
  2. Argon : 1 outcome 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  3. Polymethyl Methacrylate (Sol) : 1 outcome in 6 results : IBA
  4. Cosmetics : 1 outcome in 5 results : IBA
  5. Mitomycin (Mitomycin-C) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 7 Generic
  6. Fluorine : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  7. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 2 studies in 44 results : IBA
  8. Levodopa (L Dopa) : 1 study in 6 results : FDA 31 Generic
  9. Peters anomaly : 1 study in 6 results : IBA
  10. Oxygen : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Aphakia

  1. Cataract (Cataracts)
  2. Pseudophakia
  3. Refractive Errors (Refractive Error)
  4. Myopia
  5. Keratoconus
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Key Therapies for Aphakia

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  1. Intraocular Lenses (Intraocular Lens) : 13 outcomes 17 studies in 192 results
  2. Contact Lenses : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 147 results
  3. Intraocular Lens Implantation : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 44 results
  4. Cataract Extraction : 2 outcomes 9 studies in 45 results
  5. Epikeratophakia : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 79 results
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