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 (ŏf′thəl-mŏl′ə-jē, -thăl-, ŏp′-)
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the eye.

oph·thal′mo·log′ic (-thăl′mə-lŏj′ĭk), oph·thal′mo·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
oph·thal′mo·log′i·cal·ly adv.
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Oncology, infectious diseases, genetic disorders, cardiovascular diseases and ophthalmological indications are the most active gene therapy pipeline sectors.
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Krasnow's name became synonymous with outstanding ophthalmological care and a "can-do, must-do" philosophy for all of his patients.
The breaches relate to the price setting of ophthalmological services, recommending members to refuse lower fees from insurers, and charging insured patients higher self-pay fees.
Singh has said that Shrikant was drunk and had made a rude gesture at the singer after he was repeatedly asked not to stand near a group of women at the concert organised by the Delhi Ophthalmological Society at the Delhi Pusa Institute Mela Ground in Inderpuri.
PARACHINAR -- FATA Health Directorate held three days Free Eyes Camp at Parachinar in Kurram Agency wherein a total of 1652 patients suffering from various ophthalmological diseases were examined by a team senior ophthalmologists.
Amman, April 22 (Petra)--The Jordanian Ophthalmological Society announced that it will hold its 12th International Congress in Amman between May 6-9.
The symposium will be organized by the Saudi Ophthalmological Society with the participation of more than 300 ophthalmologists and eye specialists from various countries around the world to discuss the latest developments in the field of ophthalmology.
A qualified team of medical professionals examined a total of 3933 patients suffering from various ophthalmological diseases while 78 surgeries were done on spot.
In the camps a total of 3933 patients suffering from various ophthalmological diseases were examined by a qualified team of medical professionals.
Lee's professional area of interest is working with children, and in this area she's helped many children to overcome their ophthalmological health challenges, as well as worked with children to help them overcome learning difficulties related to their visual capacity.
Mark, who has carried out more than 20,000 laser eye procedures, will be addressing the Congress of the Ophthalmological Society of South Africa, which starts tomorrow and finishes on Saturday.