eye speculum


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eye spec·u·lum

an instrument for keeping the eyelids apart during inspection of or operation on the eye.
Synonym(s): blepharostat
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

eye spec·u·lum

(ī spek'yŭ-lŭm)
An instrument for keeping the eyelids apart during inspection of or operation on the eye.
Synonym(s): blepharostat.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

eye speculum

A device for separating the eyelids. Plated steel wire, plain, Luer's, Von Graefe's, and Steven's are the most common types.
See also: speculum
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Keywords: Barraquer wire speculum, Universal eye speculum, Intraocular pressure.
IOP was again measured with Barraquer wire eye speculum inserted in the eye in group 1, and with Universal eye speculum in group 2.
Paired Sample t-test was used to compare the variable of baseline IOP with Barraquer speculum and Universal eye speculum.