mydriatic


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myd·ri·at·ic

 (mĭd′rē-ăt′ĭk)
adj.
Causing dilatation of the pupils.
n.
A mydriatic drug.

[From mydriasis.]

mydriatic

(ˌmɪdrɪˈætɪk)
adj
(Pathology) relating to or causing mydriasis
n
(Pharmacology) a mydriatic drug

myd•ri•at•ic

(ˌmɪd riˈæt ɪk)

adj.
1. pertaining to or producing mydriasis.
n.
2. a mydriatic drug.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mydriatic - a drug that causes the pupil of the eye to dilate; used to aid eye examinations
atropine - a poisonous crystalline alkaloid extracted from the nightshade family; used as an antispasmodic and to dilate the eye pupil; also administered in large amounts as an antidote for organophosphate nerve agents or organophosphate insecticides
drug - a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic
Translations

myd·ri·at·ic

a. midriático-a, que causa dilatación de la pupila del ojo.
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* If all OK give patients the flashes and floaters booklet and advice on what to do if further symptoms develop, and written information/ warning about mydriatic drops
Those children diagnosed with ametropia were subsequently recalled for post mydriatic testing for best corrected visual acuity, and prescribed with glasses.
Generally, ERG recording should be performed in the mydriatic pupil to ensure an even distribution of light to the retina.
In the primary care setting, limited time, lack of mydriatic agents, suboptimal lighting, and practitioner inexperience may pose challenges for funduscopic examination.
Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Ratio Is Improved When Using a Digital, Non mydriatic Fundus Camera Onsite.
For the primary efficacy outcome of mean pupil dilation at 35 minutes post-administration, MicroStat was clinically and statistically superior to placebo in terms of mydriatic effect, with a treatment group difference of 4.6 mm.
The Optomap delivers a detailed 200[degrees] image of the retina in less than half a second without the use of mydriatic agents.
At this time, the pupils became bilaterally mydriatic and the EEG was almost isoelectric; due to the severity of the conditions, a MR scan was considered unnecessary.
The Optos can easily and noninvasively provide wide-field fundus images (Figure 1) without mydriatic agent use, and it has been used for diagnosing or monitoring multiple conditions and for treatment evaluation in peripheral retinal and vascular pathology [9].
Medical management consisting of topical steroids, antiglaucoma drugs, analgesics and in cases of pupillary block, a mydriatic was used.