slit lamp

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Noun1.slit lamp - (ophthalmology) a lamp that emits a narrow but intense beam of light that enables an ophthalmologist, using a microscope, to view the retina and optic nerve
electric lamp - a lamp powered by electricity
ophthalmology - the branch of medicine concerned with the eye and its diseases
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On slitlamp biomicroscopy, a 5 X 4-mm, axial, superficial corneal ulcer with loose epithelial edges was found (Fig 1).
Tear breakup time in seconds was taken as interval between last blink and appearance of first dry spot on the cornea after fluorescein staining while viewing with cobalt blue filter on slitlamp biomicroscope (Topcon).
No neovascular signs were observed in the iris or angle on anterior segment slitlamp examination.
Slitlamp and gonioscopic examination (Viewlight CSL-4U from optivision2020) were supplemented.
Preoperative data noted were age, gender, visual acuity, type of cataract slitlamp examination, IOP measurement, pupil reaction, fundus examination, B-scan and A-scan biometry, keratometry, and proper management of systemic diseases like diabetes, hypertension, asthma and cardiac evaluation by concerned specialists; 3:2 (F:M) was the gender ratio observed.
She had such gentleness when she wanted to settle a patient on the slitlamp for a closer look at their eyes.
The axis of the TICL was measured at the slitlamp following mydriasis at one week and six month after surgery.
The examination consisted of slitlamp anterior segment examination with applanation tonometry; gonioscopy; lens grading after dilation, using the World Health Organization (WHO)'s simplified grading system; and bi-microscopic fundus examination.