microcoria


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microcoria

 [mi″kro-ko´re-ah]
smallness of the pupil.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mi·cro·co·ri·a

(mī'krō-kō'rē-ă),
A congenitally small pupil with an inability to dilate.
[micro- + G. korē, pupil]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

mi·cro·co·ri·a

(mī'krō-kōr'ē-ă)
A congenitally small pupil with an inability to dilate.
[micro- + G. korē, pupil]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

microcoria

Abnormally small pupils, usually congenital and due to an absence of the dilator pupillae muscle.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann
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Microcoria is the medical term used to describe persistent smallness of the pupil that may be present at birth or develop over the years.