Skip to Content
Get key facts and figures about chronic dry eye

aphakia

Pronunciation: ă-fā′kē-ă

Definition: Absence of the lens of the eye.

[G. a- priv. + phakos, lentil, anything shaped like a lentil]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide