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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.
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ophthalmoscope

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

An instrument used to examine the inside of the eye by means of a light shone through the iris.
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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
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Translations
oftalmoskop

ophthalmoscope

[ɒfˈθælməskəʊp] Noftalmoscopio m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

ophthalmoscope

nAugenspiegel m
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ophthalmoscope

[ɒfˈθælməˌskəʊp] noftalmoscopio
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

oph·thal·mo·scope

n. oftalmoscopio, instrumento usado para visualizar el fondo del ojo.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ophthalmoscope

n oftalmoscopio
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References in periodicals archive ?
Impressive growth has bas been witnessed in medical equipment and the ultra-wide-field scanning laser opthalmoscope (Optus) is one such development.
All diabetic dogs were examined by opthalmoscope and were treated with Humisulin @30/70 @1 I.U./kg b.wt.
This fundus image is captured using digital camera called opthalmoscope. This paper presents an automated image processing system which detects severe diabetic retinopathy using blob detection technique.
Historical Background: Jaeger in 1861, is generally credited, as the first clinician to report retinal haemorrhages in the newborn, shortly after the introduction of the direct opthalmoscope.
Landmark-driven fundus perimetry using the scanning laster opthalmoscope. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci.
Namibia Breweries Limited this week presented to ecstatic doctors at the Windhoek Central Hospital eye clinic with a brand-new opthalmoscope to the value ofN$27,000.
Each room is completely furnished with all the equipment typically found in a clinical exam room (e.g., sink, table, patient draping, gloves, otoscope, opthalmoscope).
Mick Emanuele, who runs La Tavola Calda in Midland Road, and 17-year-old student Kyle Jones have donated pounds 430 between them to buy a opthalmoscope to be used in the special care baby unit.
Researchers at the institute have designed a special opthalmoscope to track these robots inside the eye.
School of Optometry, Bloomington, and Boston Micromachines Corp., Watertown, Mass., the MEMS-based Adaptive Optics Scanning Laser Opthalmoscope (MAOSLO) has been developed to measure and automatically correct aberrations in the eye in real time; provide noninvasive, in vivo images of the retina at the cellular level; enable optical sectioning of different cellular layers in the retina; and produce a permanent, digitized record of clinical observations to facilitate monitoring of disease progression and the effects of therapeutic treatments.