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keratomileusis
American English: /ˌkɛrədoʊmaɪˈlusəs/
British English: /ˌkɛrətəʊmʌɪˈluːsɪs/

Translation of keratomileusis in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • (Medicine)
    Example sentences
    • The report provides information on the safety and effectiveness of four types of refractive eye surgery: radial keratotomy, photorefractive keratectomy, laser in situ keratomileusis and intraocular lenses.
    • From the 1940s to the 1970s, different techniques in keratomileusis evolved in surgical alteration of the cornea.
    • The laser in-situ keratomileusis procedure uses an excimer laser to make a thin flap in the cornea and etch away a predetermined pattern of tissue beneath the flap.

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