What does C3R mean in knitting?

What does C3R mean?

Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking with Riboflavin (also abbreviated as C3R) is a non-invasive corneal treatment shown to slow the progression of keratoconus. It does so by increasing the strength of corneal tissue.

What does Cr3 mean in knitting?

The Cr3 dr is a cable cross to the right which is holding sts to the back, possibly one stitch held in back, k2, k stitch held to back. Cr3 g is a cable cross to the left which is holding sts to the front, possibly 2sts to the front, k1, k sts held to the front.

What does Cr2L mean in knitting?

Cr2L – Purl into back of second stitch on left needle, then knit into front of first stitch, slipping both off the needle together.

What is cr in knitting pattern?

“CL” means Cross Left and “CR” means Cross Right. Both are techniques done with 2 stitches. Sometimes, they are referred to as twisted stitches and abbreviated as “LT” (left twist) and “RT” (right twist).

What comes after C3R?

After the C3R treatment, a patient will be given a soft bandage contact lens and administered antibiotic drops. The treatment is painless and lasts for an hour, at the end of which the eye is patched.

Can we do Lasik after C3R?

We need to evaluate you 3 – 6 months after C3R is done. Also, this depends on the level of vision after the keratoconus stabilizes, that is the vision once stable that you should expect. Your visual expectation can be defined when you visit us.

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What does riboflavin do for the eyes?

As an antioxidant, riboflavin may protect against damaging free radicals in your eyes. Diets high in riboflavin have been associated with a reduced risk of developing cataracts.