anisocoria

[an-ahy-suh-kawr-ee-uh, -kohr-, an-ahy-]

noun Ophthalmology.

inequality in the size of the pupils.

Nearby words

  1. aniso-,
  2. anisoaccommodation,
  3. anisocarpic,
  4. anisocercal,
  5. anisochromatic,
  6. anisocytosis,
  7. anisodactyl,
  8. anisodactylous,
  9. anisodactyly,
  10. anisogamete

Origin of anisocoria

1900–05; aniso- + Greek kór(ē) pupil + -ia

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Medicine definitions for anisocoria

anisocoria

[ăn-ī′sō-kôrē-ə]

n.

Unequal size of the pupils.

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