Definición de orthokeratology en inglés:

orthokeratology

Silabificación: or·tho·ker·a·tol·o·gy
Pronunciación: /ˌôrTHōˌkerəˈtäləjē
 
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sustantivo

The temporary reshaping of the cornea (usually overnight) with specially made rigid contact lenses, in order to correct myopia.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The practice of reshaping the cornea with rigid contact lenses is called orthokeratology.
  • The idea is known as orthokeratology; the lenses press on the cornea and temporarily flatten it, thus redirecting light rays closer to the retina.
  • Orthokeratology is a non surgical treatment that uses precise specially shaped contact lenses to temporarily reshape the cornea in order to eliminate nearsightedness or myopia.

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