- an instrument, as Placido's disk, for determining the symmetry of the curvature of the cornea.
Origin of keratoscope
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- Examination of the anterior surface of the cornea to determine the character and amount of corneal astigmatism.
- An instrument marked with lines or circles for use in examining the curvature of the cornea.Placido's disk
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