• synonyms

myopic astigmatism


Astigmatism in which one meridian is myopic while the one at a right angle to it is without refractive error.

Nearby words

myope, myopericarditis, myophily, myopia, myopic, myopic astigmatism, myopic crescent, myoplasm, myoplastic, myoplasty, myoporum
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