transient myopia


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tran·sient my·o·pi·a

myopia observed in accommodative spasm secondary to iridocyclitis or ocular contusion.

transient myopia

Etymology: L, transire, to go through; Gk, myops, nearsighted
a temporary change in visual accommodation secondary to trauma, high blood sugar level, sulfanilamide therapy, and other conditions. See also pseudomyopia.

transient myopia

Myopia seen in spasm of accommodation, as in acute iritis or iridocyclitis.
See also: myopia
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