Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN ISO 11979-5:2006

Ophthalmic implants - Intraocular lenses - Part 5: Biocompatibility (ISO 11979-5:2006)

Status: Withdrawn · Replaced by: SS-EN ISO 11979-5:2020

This part of ISO 11979 specifies particular requirements for the biocompatibility evaluation of materials for intraocular lenses (IOLs) including the processing conditions to produce them. These requirements include evaluation of physicochemical properties that are relevant to biocompatibility. It also gives guidance on conducting an ocular implantation test.


Ophthalmic equipment (11.040.70) Laboratory medicine (11.100)

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Language: English

Written by: SIS - Hälso- och sjukvård

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Article no: STD-45589

Edition: 1

Approved: 6/19/2006

No of pages: 29

Replaces: SS-EN 13503-5

Replaced by: SS-EN ISO 11979-5:2020