medical ophthalmoscopy


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ophthalmoscopy

 [of″thal-mos´kah-pe]
examination of the eye by means of the ophthalmoscope.
medical ophthalmoscopy that performed for diagnostic purposes.
metric ophthalmoscopy that performed for measurement of refraction.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

medical ophthalmoscopy

Ophthalmoscopy used to diagnose systemic disease.
See also: ophthalmoscopy
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