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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The aim of this research project is the supply of new and unused medical devices (hereinafter ZP) and 1 pc handheld fundus, 1 pc hand slit-lamp and 1 Hess cloths, including all accessories, providing customer service.
1] The traditional method for monitoring the progression of the disease is through retinal slit-lamp biomicroscopy, which enables ophthalmologists to look at the back of the eye's interior.
From the slit-lamp examination to the RGP fittings, the series provides all of the information needed to help students improve their contact lens skills.
After discussing your symptoms and conducting the initial slit-lamp examination, your health care professional may conduct the following tests for dry eyes: