From the eyes of a British pensioner got 27 forgotten lenses

Doctors discovered and pulled from the eyes of the British pensioner 27 lenses that she had forgotten to remove. This publication reports the British Association of optometrists Optometry Today.

They were discovered during the inspection of the eye 67-year-old patient, who came to remove cataracts. Doctors noticed a bluish haze on the eyeball of a woman who was glued contact lenses.

Items be removed within two sessions. The woman, wearing lenses for 35 years, said that he blamed the constant itching on the age and dryness in the eyes.

In 2014, it was reported that American engineers have developed a contact lens with the ability to output visual information directly on the eye. The project was funded by the U.S. air force, who wanted to get the new device for pilots.