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Definition of the adjective amblyopic
What does amblyopic mean as an attribute of a noun?
- pertaining to a kind of visual impairment without apparent organic pathology
- lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
Alternative definition of the adjective amblyopic
- of, relating to, or suffering from amblyopia
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by Robert Alan Lewis
amblyopic ametryn amblyopic. pertaining to, or afflicted with, amblyopia. amebacidal. amebicidal. amebacide. amebicide. amebicidal (amebacidal). destructive to amebae. amebicide (amebacide). any agent that destroys amebas. amelia. the congenital absence of one or more limbs. Seethalidomide. ameliorate . to ease, improve (e.g., the condition of); to alleviate. amelioration. moderation or improvement of an illness or condition. ameliorative. able or tending to ameliorate. American ...
by Harold A Stein, Raymond M Stein
O Occlusion: The covering of one eye to force the amblyopic eye to perform. This type of therapy is most successful with children under 5 years of age. Occlusion therapy: A treatment to increase the vision of an amblyopic eye ...
by Michel Millodot
Test aimed at detecting and measuring the angle of eccentric fixation in an amblyopic eye in a patient with normal retinal correspondence. The normal eye fixates an illuminated vertical line (often produced by a photographic flash gun) and is then occluded, while the amblyopic eye fixates a dot (or a Snellen letter). If the after-image and the fixation point coincide, the amblyopic eye has no eccentric fixation, otherwise the relative position of one to the other indicates the angle of ...
Dictionary of Medicine (2014)
by P.H. Collin
<> amblyopic adjective amblyopia O amblyoacope noun surgical instrument for training an amblyopic eye suffering from ambulance noun van for taking sick or injured people to hospital; the injured man was taken away in an ambulance; the telephone number of the local ambulance sleorpice is in the telephone book; ...
by Michel Millodot
amblyopic e. An eye which has amblyopia. Syn. lazy eye ( colloquial). aphakic e. An eye without the crystalline lens. artificial e. A prosthesis made of glass or plastic which resembles the eye and which is placed in the socket after enucleation. See ocularist; prosthesis, ocular. axial length of the e. See length of the eye, axial. e. bank An organization that collects, evaluates, stores and distributes eyes from donors. The eyes are used for corneal transplants and research.
by Mary P. Lindsey
An amblyopic eye is commonly called a 'lazy eye'. Themost common cause is a squint. It can also be due to a large differencein focusing power between the two eyes. It is fairly common(2% ofall children)but especially soinmentally handicapped people. Careful assessment ofvisionis therefore very important for all mentally handicapped children. Amelia Absence oflimbs. This is evident atbirthand may veryrarelybe associatedwithother abnormalities including mentalhandicap.
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy
occlusion of the better eye by patch placement in young patients with strabismic amblyopia to force greater use of the amblyopic eye.
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