biomicroscopy

biomicroscopy

 [bi″o-mi-kros´kah-pe]
microscopic examination of living tissue in the body.

bi·o·mi·cros·co·py

(bī'ō-mī-kros'kŏ-pē),
1. Microscopic examination of living tissue in the body.
2. Examination of the cornea, aqueous humor, lens, vitreous humor, and retina by use of a slitlamp combined with a binocular microscope.

biomicroscopy

[-mīkros′kəpē]
1 microscopic examination of living tissue in the body.
2 ophthalmic examination of the eye by use of a slit lamp and a magnifying lens. See also slit lamp, slit-lamp microscope.

biomicroscopy

(1) Examination of tissues by microscopy.
(2) Slit-lamp microscopy.
(3) Ultrasound biomicroscopy.

biomicroscopy

1. Examination of tissues by microscopy.
2. Slit-lamp microscopy.

bi·o·mi·cros·co·py

(bī'ō-mī-kros'kŏ-pē)
1. Microscopic examination of living tissue in the body.
2. Examination of the cornea, aqueous humor, lens, vitreous humor, and retina by use of a slitlamp combined with a binocular microscope.

biomicroscopy

Examination of living structure using a microscope. Biomicroscopy is mainly employed, in a clinical context, by OPHTHALMOLOGISTS. See SLIT LAMP.

biomicroscopy

microscopic examination of living tissue in the body.
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Ophthalmic examinations included slit-lamp biomicroscopy, fundus exam, Schirmer tear test, conjunctival bacterial culture and isolation, corneal touch threshold, tonometry, and corneal diameter measurement.
Posterior segment was also evaluated by direct ophthalmoscopy and slit lamp biomicroscopy using 90 D lens to rule out any pathology.
BIB Ophthalmic Equipment's Righton MagWide MW50D LED slit lamp "sets a new benchmark in slit lamp biomicroscopy by achieving unparalleled fine optics," the company told OT.
We have a big disadvantage in dermatology because we don't use slit-lamp biomicroscopy, but we are pretty good at looking at skin.
The most common adverse event for Roclatan was conjunctival hyperemia, or eye redness, which was observed in approximately 60 % of patients, of which approximately 70 % was determined to be mild by biomicroscopy.
Objectives: To evaluate and compare anterior segment changes in patients taking alpha-1 ([alpha]1) blockers (tamsulosin, terazosin, doxazosin, alfuzosin) for benign prostatic hypertrophy, during drug intake and drug-free period, using ultrasound biomicroscopy (UBM).
Adequate retinal re-attachment with 360o laser photocoagulation up to the arcade was confirmed by consultant vitreo retinal surgeon through indirect ophthalmoscopy/ slit lamp biomicroscopy with 90 D lens in each patient.
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For this study, the rats, which were selected at random, were evaluated by slit lamp biomicroscopy, the fluorescein eye stain test (Ophthalmos, Sao Paulo, Brazil) and rebound tonometry (TonoVet[R]-Tiolat, Helsinki, Finland).
All patients underwent a detailed ophthalmic examination including measurement of Snellen best corrected visual acuity (BCVA), slit lamp biomicroscopy with 90 D lens and spectral domain OCT imaging using Topcon 3 D-1000 Mark-II OCT machine at baseline, one month and three month.
Biomicroscopy revealed no exudation in the anterior segment and anterior vitreous of either eye.
Visual acuity (VA), best-corrected visual acuity (BCVA), slit lamp biomicroscopy, intraocular pressure (IOP) measurement, Humphrey visual field analysis (VFA), and stereoscopic funduscopy were performed on admission and every 6 months after the surgery.