axial hyperopia


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ax·i·al hy·per·o·pi·a

hyperopia resulting from shortening of the anteroposterior diameter of the globe of the eye.

ax·i·al hy·per·o·pi·a

(ak'sē-ăl hī'pĕr-ō'pē-ă)
Hyperopia due to shortening of the anteroposterior diameter of the globe of the eye.

axial hyperopia

Hyperopia caused by shortness of the eye's anteroposterior axis.
See also: hyperopia
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