Common terms — symptoms, tests, treatments, surgery, diseases & conditions, anatomy — eye doctors use. These definitions may help you understand them better.
Excerpted from Dictionary of Eye Terminology, copyright 1990-2007 by Barbara Cassin and Triad Publishing. The Dictionary’s more than 5,000 entry terms define anatomy, tests, diseases and conditions, refractive errors, surgical procedures, drugs and medications, etc. Learn more about the Dictionary of Eye Terminology.