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Definition of the noun ablepharia

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noun - plural: -

  1. a congenital absence of eyelids (partial or complete)

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Google previewThe American Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Ophthalmology (1914)

by Casey Albert Wood

Ablepharia is a term used to designate the congenital absence of the lids. The condition is sometimes met with in anophthalmia. It may be partial or complete. The partial forms are probably better described as microblepharon in which cases ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

3i:T HIE fea WTA H==#1, 3istrèaira Ablepharia. Congenital absence of eyelids; ablepharon; ablephary. RESTHEifféRIT, GRTÉf HT WIFRHRH 3TTH Ablepharon. See Ablepharia. Ablepharous. Without eyelids. Heifra, RETH:fačR Ablephary.

Google previewAn Encyclopedia-dictionary and Reference Handbook of the Ophthalmic Sciences (1903)

Designed to Give, in Complete and Accurate Statement, and in the Readiest Form for Popular Use, the Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning and Etymology of All the Words and Terms Used in the Ophthalmic Sciences by Robert H. Knowles, Rollin Henry Knowles

Ablepharia making an examination of the interior of the eyeball by means of the ophthalmoscope the detached element is seen in the lower half. Its appearance is gray, and the vessels are seen twisting over and upon the detached portion ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

Ablepharia. The lack of eyelids – a normal condition in snakes. Abnormalities,.

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

ablepharia. n. absence of or reduction in the size of the eyelids. abortifacient. n. a drug that induces abortion or miscarriage. See MIFEPRISTONE, PROSTAGLANDIN. abortion n. 1. (induced abortion, termination of pregnancy) the removal.

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

ablepharia [a′′bl-far′e-] congenital absence ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders and Birth Defects (2009)

by James Wynbrandt, Mark D. Ludman

ablepharia See CRYPTOPHTHALMOS. abortion The termination of a pregnancy ...

Google previewBlackwell's Nursing Dictionary (2013)

by Dawn Freshwater, Sian Masiln-Prothero

ablepharia (a-blef-ai' -ri-a): Congenital absence of the eyelids; may be total or partial. — able-pharous, adj. ablepsia (ab-lep' -si-a): Blindness. abluent (ab' -lu-ent): 1. Having a detergent or cleansing action. 2. A cleansing ...

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2010)

by Elizabeth A. Martin, Oxford University Press

ablepharia n. absence of or reduction in the size of the eyelids. abortifacient n. a drug that induces abortion or miscarriage. See MIFEPRISTONE, PRO STAGLANDIN.

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

ablepharia, a defect characterised by partial or total absence of the eyelids. ablepsia /ۑblepމsƝāۑ/ [ Gk, ...

Google previewA Pocket Medical Dictionary (1911)

Giving the Pronunciation and Definition of the Principal Words Used in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences ... by George Milbry Gould

Ablepharia, Ablepharon, ah-blef-a'-re-ah, ah-blef'-ar-on. Congenital absence of the eyelids. Ablep'sia, Ablep'sy. Blindness; want of sight. Abluent, absent. Detergent. That which cleanses. Ablution, ab-lu'-shun. The process of cleansing the ...

Google previewBergman's Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation (2016)

by R. Shane Tubbs, Mohammadali M. Shoja, Marios Loukas

Ablepharon Ablepharon (ablepharia) is the congenital absence of the eyelids ( Hoyt and Taylor 2013). This does not present as an isolated event; rather, it is a key feature in multiple syndromes. Ablepharon-macrostomia syndrome is a rare ...

Google previewDICTIONARY OF MEDICAL TERMS,6th ed. (2012)

ablation ablepharia (a'blé-far'e-a) N. condition in which.

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Ablepharia Congenital absence of the eyelid (partial or total). Ablepsia Blindness . Abluent Agent or substance with purifying property. ABLV Abbreviation for Abelson leukemia vi- rus. ABM Paper The aminobenzyloxy methylcellulose paper ...

Google previewA dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)

by George Milbry Gould

Ablepharia. (See Illus. Diet.) Cf. Microblepharia, Scliizoblepharia ...

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