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Old 05-31-2021, 01:08 PM
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Probably better stay here, because my Medicare and ChampVA should cover the cost. But I will note the artificial lens name and ask about it!
Unfortunately, free operations in Russia are only for Russian citizens However, there are cheaper lenses, but they do not allow you to see close up without glasses, the best model of them is IQ from Alcon. About $ 700 per operation in our clinic. I would gladly do a free operation, but in conditions greenhouses are just a reclination of a cataract, without an artificial lens, like Johann Sebastian Bach.
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Oh Good GRIEF Akhenaten!! Let's not compare Bach's eye surgery to my upcoming one! I prefer to live through it... and I'm already anxious and chicken enough as it is!

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Old 05-31-2021, 11:39 PM
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I prefer to live through it... and I'm already anxious and chicken enough as it is!
Don't worry
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A modern operation takes 10-15 minutes. Under local anesthesia. Practically painless.

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Whoah!

This just keeps getting better and better! What bug in this world is small enough for this flower to be bait for?
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Old 06-06-2021, 10:06 AM
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Whoah! What bug in this world is small enough for this flower to be bait for?
This is the full disclosure of the bud
It is not pollinated by insects This plant is pollinated by wading birds The size of the flower is one inch
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Old 06-06-2021, 10:26 AM
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What a HUGE flower on a tiny plant!
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