phacomalacia phac·o·ma·la·ci·a (fāk’ō-mə-lā’shē-ə, -shə)
Softening of the lens of the eye.
phacomatosis phac·o·ma·to·sis or phak·o·ma·to·sis (fāk’ō-mə-tō’sĭs) n. Any of a group of congenital and hereditary diseases characterized by the development of hamartomas in various tissues and including neurofibromatosis, Lindau’s disease, Sturge-Weber syndrome, and tuberous sclerosis.
- Phacomorphic glaucoma
phacomorphic glaucoma phac·o·mor·phic glaucoma (fāk’ō-môr’fĭk) n. Secondary glaucoma caused either by excessive size or by spherical shape of the lens. Also called phacogenic glaucoma.
phacoscope phac·o·scope (fāk’ə-skōp’) n. An instrument used to observe changes in the crystalline lens during accommodation.
[fee-ey-shuh] /fiˈeɪ ʃə/ noun, Classical Mythology. 1. an island nation on the shores of which Odysseus was shipwrecked and discovered by Nausicaä.