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 (ŏf′thəl-mŏl′ə-jē, -thăl-, ŏp′-)
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the eye.

oph·thal′mo·log′ic (-thăl′mə-lŏj′ĭk), oph·thal′mo·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
oph·thal′mo·log′i·cal·ly adv.
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Allergan, a global biopharmaceutical company, recently participated in the 31st Annual Scientific Meeting of Saudi Ophthalmological Society (SOS) held in Riyadh.
Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria (OSN) has reacted to a call by the National Assembly to ban the use of Avastin intraocular injection in Nigeria on the premise that it is meant for the treatment of cancer.
Health Minister Zahid Maleque and former President of All India Ophthalmological Society Dr Debashish Bhattacharya spoke at the programme while President of Ophthalmological Society of Bangladesh (OSB) Dr Prof Md Sharfuddin Ahmed presided over the programme.
The objective of the camp was to address the ophthalmological diseases of the population.
A grand scientific exhibition will also be held at a local hotel of Karachi, where in leading ophthalmic pharmaceutical and allied industry will display ophthalmological equipment and Instruments.
elegans advancing the orphan drug-designated therapeutic protein mesencephalic astrocyte-derived neurotrophic factor (MANF) as a disease-modifying treatment for orphan ophthalmological conditions, glaucoma and Parkinson's disease.
Japanese ambassador Masashi Ogawa, signed a grant contract to provide various ophthalmological equipment to the Rural Health Education and Service Center (RHESC) in Gokarneshwor Municipality.
The President said this while talking to a delegation of Ophthalmological Society of Pakistan which led by Prof.
Starting September 4, the ministry will be funding e1/440 for ophthalmological examinations which are expected to reach 20,000.
In Rolpa District in Nepal, an ophthalmological centre has been established to provide eye care services to local people at an affordable rate.