Contact Lenses, Hydrophilic

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Contact Lenses, Hydrophilic

Synonym(s) - Lenses, Contact, Hydrophilic - Soft Contact Lenses - Hydrophilic Contact Lens - Contact Lens, Soft - Lens, Hydrophilic Contact

Definition: Soft, supple contact lenses made of plastic polymers which interact readily with water molecules. Many types are available, including continuous and extended-wear versions, which are gas-permeable and easily sterilized.

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