ophthalmoscope

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oph·thal·mo·scope

 (ŏf-thăl′mə-skōp′, ŏp-)
n.
An instrument for examining the interior structures of the eye, especially the retina, consisting essentially of a mirror that reflects light into the eye and a central hole through which the eye is examined.

oph·thal′mo·scop′ic (-skŏp′ĭk), oph·thal′mo·scop′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
oph′thal·mos′co·py (ŏf′thăl-mŏs′kə-pē, ŏp′-) n.

ophthalmoscope

(ɒfˈθælməˌskəʊp)
n
(Medicine) an instrument for examining the interior of the eye
ophthalmoscopic adj

oph•thal•mo•scope

(ɒfˈθæl məˌskoʊp, ɒp-)

n.
an instrument for viewing the interior of the eye.
[1855–60]
oph•thal`mo•scop′ic (-ˈskɒp ɪk) adj.
oph`thal•mos′co•py (-ˈmɒs kə pi) n.

ophthalmoscope

An instrument used to examine the inside of the eye by means of a light shone through the iris.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ophthalmoscope - medical instrument for examining the retina of the eyeophthalmoscope - medical instrument for examining the retina of the eye
medical instrument - instrument used in the practice of medicine
orthoscope - an ophthalmoscope with a layer of water to neutralize the refraction of the cornea
Translations
oftalmoskop

ophthalmoscope

[ɒfˈθælməskəʊp] Noftalmoscopio m

ophthalmoscope

nAugenspiegel m

ophthalmoscope

[ɒfˈθælməˌskəʊp] noftalmoscopio

oph·thal·mo·scope

n. oftalmoscopio, instrumento usado para visualizar el fondo del ojo.

ophthalmoscope

n oftalmoscopio
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Moreover, during ophthalmological examination bilateral visual loss, bilateral total ophthalmoplegia, vertical and horizontal nystagmus and at fundoscopy retinal haemorrhages and bilateral papillary oedema were detected.
Although optic neuritis is an uncommon manifestation of encephalitis, we suggest ophthalmologic examination including fundoscopy should be routinely performed during follow-up visit of a patient with viral encephalitis.
Fundoscopy through a dilated pupil should be performed to diagnose vasculitis.
Dilated fundoscopy reveals dark blot haemorrhages in all four quadrants, with venous changes in three quadrants in both eyes.
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