Photorefractive keratectomy

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photorefractive keratectomy (ˌfəʊtəʊrɪˈfræktɪv ˌkɛrəˈtɛktəmɪ)
PRK laser eye surgery that involves scraping away the protective cells of the cornea before reshaping its surface to improve vision

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