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LOW WATER CONTENT CONTACT LENS [1 record]

Record 1 2020-12-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Orthoses
  • Prostheses
  • The Eye
DEF

A hydrogel contact lens having a water content, wwater, that is greater than or equal to 10 % and less than 50 % [10 % u wwater < 50 %].

OBS

Glasses and contact lenses are considered to be either visual orthotic devices or visual prosthetic devices.

OBS

low water content contact lens: term and definition standardized by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Orthèses
  • Prothèses
  • Oeil
DEF

Lentille de contact hydrogel dont la teneur en eau, wwater, est supérieure ou égale à 10 % et inférieure à 50 % [10 % u wwater < 50 %].

OBS

Les lunettes et les lentilles de contact sont considérées comme étant soit des orthèses visuelles, soit des prothèses visuelles.

OBS

lentille de contact à faible hydrophilie : terme et définition normalisés par l'Organisation internationale de normalisation (ISO).

Spanish

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