Treatment of presbyopia and other eye disorders

  • US 5,489,299 A
  • Filed: 10/22/1993
  • Issued: 02/06/1996
  • Est. Priority Date: 07/15/1992
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A method of increasing the amplitude of accommodation of a human eye having a crystalline lens and ciliary muscle comprising increasing the effective working distance of the ciliary muscle by increasing the radial distance between the equator of the crystalline lens and the inner diameter of the ciliary muscle by manipulating said muscle through intervention with external means.

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