Aphakia

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What is aphakia?

Aphakia is the absence of the lens in the eye.

Common symptoms reported by people with aphakia


Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with aphakia

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Compare treatments taken by people with aphakia

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Who has aphakia on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 1
40s 0
50s 0
60s 0
70+ 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 0
Female 1

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from aphakia patients who have completed their condition history
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Let’s build this page together! When you share what it’s like to have aphakia through your profile, those stories and data appear here too.

Got a question about living with aphakia? Members in the forum might have the answers.