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Noun1.keratoscope - medical instrument to examine the cornea in order to detect irregularities in its anterior surface
medical instrument - instrument used in the practice of medicine
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n. queratoscopio, instrumento para examinar la córnea.
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(18) Therefore, noninvasive tear break up time (NITBUT) may be a preferred parameter to measure, using subjective techniques such as observation of keratometer/ keratoscope mires, or the Tearscope (Keeler, Windsor, UK) to identify distortion and breaking-up of the tear film.
Additionally they also showed that the astigmatic error seen in these patients was a function of the size of the Pterygium.16 Many similar studies have also been done nationally to assess the effects of pterygium on visual acuity and the refractive changes associated with it.17-20 In one such study, Salman and coworkers have recently used video keratoscope to correlate the pterygium size and the induced astigmatism.