pseudomyopia


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pseu·do·my·o·pi·a

(sū'dō-mī-ō'pē-ă),
A condition simulating myopia and due to spasm of the ciliary muscle.

pseudomyopia

[-mī·ō′pē·ə]
overaccommodation during distance viewing that results in distance blur.

pseudomyopia

(soo″dō-mī-ō′pē-ă) [″ + myein, to shut, + ops, eye]
A condition in which defective vision causes persons to hold objects close in order to see them, even though myopia is not present.
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Students focusing on screens or textbooks for a significant period of time are at risk of pseudomyopia, a temporary form of shortsightedness.
She said: "Students who focus intensely on screens and text books for a significant period of time are at risk of pseudomyopia - a temporary form of short-sightedness which causes blurry distance vision and can last for several days.
It is indicated that amisulpride might cause secondary pseudomyopia and supplementation of anticholinergic agent might contribute to this side effect.
In a sample of 161 patients with mTBI, 19 percent exhibited accommodatively based pseudomyopia [19].
Bilberry capsules are mainly for protecting eyes and they are regarded as the best natural healthy care products for curing teenager pseudomyopia and relieving visual fatigue because of chronically working on computers.
In paresis diplopia occurs at any distance Convergence spasm Pseudomyopia Variable deviation exo.
In a sample of 161 nonpresbyopic head injury patients, 19 percent exhibited pseudomyopia [12].