ocular massage


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ocular massage

Manipulation of the eye to alter intraocular pressure or ocular blood flow.
See also: massage
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Traumatic cataract after vigorous ocular massage. Cataract Refract Surg 2003;29(8):1641-2.
(50) The origin of this behaviour is uncertain, and it has been proposed that there may be a true reduction in IOP resulting from ocular massage, or it may be a measurement error resulting from corneal flow.