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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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 23, 2019-: Haag-Streit Academy to host Premier Slit Lamp Imaging Course
Patients having retinal detachment, tractional or rhegmatogenous, vitreous haemorrhage and macular surface disorders (assessed with slit lamp biomicroscope and funds condensing lenses, IOP was measured with AT and fluorescein) were included.
Markus Schill sums up the effectiveness of his company's pioneering virtual slit lamp device not with statistics or specifications, but moments where clinicians sit down at the device and put their hand out to where the patient should be.
It provides a portable alternative to patients who cannot be examined or treated with a fixed slit lamp adapter.
In reaming 18 studies retinal screening was done by slit lamp bio microscopy using fundus lens.
Patients having rhegmatogenous retinal detachment were collected and detailed history and complete ocular examination including visual acuity, pupillary examination, slit lamp examination and fundus examination were performed.
Slit lamp examination showed a small self sealed corneal laceration, a large horizontal laceration in the anterior lens capsule with widely displaced rolled edges, traumatic cataract, and free cortical matter in the anterior chamber.
The Kowa SL-15 slit lamp will be available to AAO attendees at a special price only available for the duration of the meeting.
Global Banking News-May 24, 2013--Commercial Bank donates Slit Lamp to National Eye Hospital(C)2013 ENPublishing -
Slit Lamp Examination: This is an orderly examination of each layer of the cornea in the centre and periphery both.
Cataracts are commonly discovered with an optometrist's tool called a slit lamp, which costs several thousand dollars.