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as·the·nop·ic

(as'thĕ-nop'ik),
Relating to or suffering from asthenopia.

as·the·nop·ic

(as'thĕ-nop'ik)
Relating to or suffering from asthenopia.

asthenopia

(as?the-no'pe-a) [Gr. asthenes, weak + -opia]
Weakness or tiring of the eyes accompanied by pain, headache, and dim vision. Symptoms include pain in or around the eyes; headache, usually aggravated by using the eyes for close work; fatigue; vertigo; and reflex symptoms such as nausea, twitching of facial muscles, or migraine. asthenopic (-nop'ik), adjective Synonym: eyestrain

accommodative asthenopia

Asthenopia due to strain of the ciliary muscles.

muscular asthenopia

Asthenopia due to weakness of the extrinsic ocular muscles.