Skip to Content

collamer

Pronunciation: kol'o-mer

Definition: A hydrophilic material with high biocompatibility and permeability to gas and metabolites used to manufacture implantable posterior chamber phakic intraocular lenses for refractive lens surgery.

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