ophthalmoscope


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oph·thal·mo·scope

 (ŏf-thăl′mə-skōp′, ŏp-)
n.
An instrument for examining the interior structures of the eye, especially the retina, consisting essentially of a mirror that reflects light into the eye and a central hole through which the eye is examined.

oph·thal′mo·scop′ic (-skŏp′ĭk), oph·thal′mo·scop′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
oph′thal·mos′co·py (ŏf′thăl-mŏs′kə-pē, ŏp′-) n.
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ophthalmoscope

(ɒfˈθælməˌskəʊp)
n
(Medicine) an instrument for examining the interior of the eye
ophthalmoscopic adj
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oph•thal•mo•scope

(ɒfˈθæl məˌskoʊp, ɒp-)

n.
an instrument for viewing the interior of the eye.
[1855–60]
oph•thal`mo•scop′ic (-ˈskɒp ɪk) adj.
oph`thal•mos′co•py (-ˈmɒs kə pi) n.
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ophthalmoscope

An instrument used to examine the inside of the eye by means of a light shone through the iris.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ophthalmoscope - medical instrument for examining the retina of the eyeophthalmoscope - medical instrument for examining the retina of the eye
medical instrument - instrument used in the practice of medicine
orthoscope - an ophthalmoscope with a layer of water to neutralize the refraction of the cornea
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Translations
oftalmoskop

ophthalmoscope

[ɒfˈθælməskəʊp] Noftalmoscopio m
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ophthalmoscope

nAugenspiegel m
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ophthalmoscope

[ɒfˈθælməˌskəʊp] noftalmoscopio
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

oph·thal·mo·scope

n. oftalmoscopio, instrumento usado para visualizar el fondo del ojo.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ophthalmoscope

n oftalmoscopio
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References in classic literature ?
He was dressing in the eye-department during the summer session, and he had bought an ophthalmoscope off a student who had one to sell.
It has an eye tracker and an in-built scanning laser ophthalmoscope that provides colour laser fundus imaging.
The red reflex occurs when light from the ophthalmoscope passes through the transparent structures of the eye and is reflected by the fundus back to the eye of the examiner.
The product combines a laser treatment beam from an IRIDEX laser source with the illumination beam of a binocular indirect ophthalmoscope into a mixed optical beam used by a physician with a handheld ophthalmic examination lens to enter a patient's pupil and to view and treat a patient's retina.
These are not changes you are going to be able to detect easily when looking at the ocular fundus with your ophthalmoscope. These are very subtle changes we are taking about.
Your doctor can diagnose RD by looking at the back of your eye with an ophthalmoscope and if the tear is small will refer you for laser surgery which can stick the tear back.
Yaopeng and Marc met more than 10 years ago while developing a scanning laser ophthalmoscope in a joint program between the Schepens Eye Research Institute and Boston University.
He has been convicted of damaging an ophthalmoscope belonging to Calderdale and Hudders-field NHS Foundation Trust.
While such screening programmes are being developed in the private and public sectors in South Africa, screening with a direct ophthalmoscope still has an important place in the detection of diabetic retinopathy.
The subjects were asked to rank the frequency of using ophthalmoscope and difficulties facing in using it.
The infants' eyes were examined with fluorescein dye and an ophthalmoscope.
An expensive stethoscope, ophthalmoscope, and orascope were taken as well as very small amounts of adrenaline and benzyl fluid.