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Contact Lenses for the Treatment of Pediatric Aphakia 

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Title: Contact Lenses for the Treatment of Pediatric Aphakia 

Author (s): David Meyer, OD, FAAO, Ryan Garber, OD 

Date: 5/15/20 

Keywords/Main Subjects: Pediatric aphakia, soft contact lenses, gas-permeable contact lenses 

Secondary CORE Category: Clinical Optics / Contact Lenses

Diagnosis: Congenital cataract, aphakia 

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Summary of the Case: We review the importance of fitting children in contact lenses for aphakia and different types of pediatric contact lenses. We also review recommendations for fitting patients with aphakia. 

Format: Powerpoint 

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Identifier: Moran_CORE_28376