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bioptic

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bioptic

adjective Pertaining or relating to a biopsy. While the term fills a lexical void, the viable alternative “biopsy-related” may be preferred to avoid confusion of its root combination “bi-“ (two) and “-optic” (related to sight).
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However, the actual requirements allow passing with 20/70 vision, or up to 20/100 with Bioptic Telescopic lenses.
In this patient, the negative results of CEA and Ber-EP4 immunohistochemistry allowed us to exclude reactivity of the bioptic samples with epithelial-binding antibodies, whereas results of immunohistochemistry for cytokeratins, calretinin, EMA and HBME-1 indicated reactivity of the neoplastic tissue with antibodies that preferentially bind cells of mesothelial origin (Attanoos and Gibbs 1997; King and Hasleton 2001).
Motorola's MP6000 multi-plane scanner utilizes no moving parts and will yield at least 30 percent less power consumption per lane compared to current laser-based bioptic scanners - helping retailers reduce their repair costs and carbon footprint.
02 A bioptic telescopic system refers to a spectacle mounted system where:
Bioptic driving refers to the process of operating a vehicle with the assistance of specialized bioptic telescopic spectacles, often called bioptics.
What are the effects of bioptic telescopes and field-enhancement devices on the driving performance of individuals with low vision?
BOSTON, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study by scientists at Schepens Eye Research Institute shows that a bioptic telescope on one lens of a pair of glasses used to magnify traffic signs and lights may not prevent the wider view of the road with the second eye.
For example, Global Positioning Systems (GPS) aid in orientation and way-finding, while bioptic telescopic lenses and new state laws allow a portion of the population of individuals with low vision to receive driver's licenses.
Fully integrated into U-Scan Genesis and complementing the systems' Metrologic Stratos[R] bioptic scanner, the VoyagerBT Bluetooth handheld scanner allows customers to scan large items in their cart that are too heavy or too bulky to place on the self checkout security scales.
4) also documented that 28 states in the USA permitted the use of Bioptic devices as a visual aid for drivers with poor VF.
While these bioptic telescopes are useful and helpful, many potential users have resisted them because of their strange appearance, and because the magnified view through the telescope is narrow.
A training program for clients considering the use of bioptic telescopes for driving.